Christopher Rolleri, age 62 of Bethlehem, PA, died peacefully, surrounded by his family on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Anderson Campus in Easton, PA.
Born in Newark, NJ, he was the son of the late Victor and the Josephine Rolleri.
Chris grew up in Newark, lived in Crandon Lake for a time and then Newton before moving to Bethlehem 5 years ago.
He worked in retail sales and for a number of years was employed by Tops Appliance.
Chris was a devout catholic and a very spiritual person. He greatly enjoyed his time as a member of the prayer line offering prayers and words of wisdom for others in need. He cherished time spent with his family, enjoyed a good cup of coffee and was a tremendous Frankie Valli and the Four Season’s fan. Chris was a talented musician and played the accordion. He will be forever missed by all of his loving family and friends.
Chris is survived by his daughter, Nicole Rolleri and her fiancé, Patrick Mormino of Califon; his brother, Bob Rolleri of Bethlehem, PA; his two sisters, Anna Barrett and her husband, Peter of Lebanon and Carol Rolleri of Mendham and his niece, Dana Barrett and nephew, Brian Barrett.
A funeral liturgy will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Immaculate Conception Church in Annandale.
Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at the Kearns Funeral Home, 103 Old Highway 28, Whitehouse.
Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Sepsis Alliance, 1855 First Avenue, Suite 102, San Diego, CA 92101 or at www.sepsis.org