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Rosemary F. (Scorzella) Butler

February 23, 1939 - August 13, 2021

Rosemary F. (Scorzella) Butler

February 23, 1939 - August 13, 2021


Obituary For Rosemary F. (Scorzella) Butler

Rosemary F. (Scorzella) Butler, age 82, of Peabody, beloved wife of the late Frederick W. Butler Jr. passed away on Friday, August 13, 2021, at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center in Burlington.

Rosemary was born in Boston on February 23, 1939, daughter of the late Alfred and Mary Rose (Gonzalez) Scorzella. She was raised and educated in Winthrop and was a graduate of Winthrop High School. Rosemary lived in Peabody for over 23 years.

Mrs. Butler had been employed at Woodstock Corporation, where she worked as a financial administrative assistant for many years.

Rosemary was an active member of St. Adelaide’s Church in Peabody, where she served as Head of the Alter Society. She was also an honored member of the Red Hats in Winthrop.

Mrs. Butler enjoyed baking and cooking. She will be remembered for her caring and compassionate nature. She adored her son and daughter, Stephen and Lynne. She found great joy in spending time with Lynne and her friends. Rosemary was a mother to everyone. She also loved the trips she would take to visit her son Stephen and his family in Maine. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.

Rosemary is survived by her daughter, Lynne Butler of Peabody; her son, Stephen Butler and his wife Kelli of Rangeley, ME., her grandchildren, Steven, Justin, and Dylan; her great granddaughter, Alyvia; and her brother Richard Scorzella and his wife Nancy. In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Alfred Scorzella Jr.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her funeral service will be held at St. Adelaide’s Church, 708 Lowell St., Peabody, Thursday, August 19, 2021, at 11 a.m. A visitation will be held prior to the service at Conway Cahill Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, on Thursday from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Burial in Puritan Lawn memorial park, Peabody. Contributions may be made in her memory to My Brother’s Table, 98 Willow St, Lynn, MA 01901.

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  • Rosemary wasn't just a family friend she was family. We spent many holidays together and also trips to Wells, Maine and our Uno game get togethers. You were the best and always thoughtful. Cooking for my dad when my mom passed and making your famous bird cookies for mom and Harry. We will cherish all these memories as we remember you always. Rest In Peace🙏 We love and miss seeing your smiling face. Love Judi and Harry❤️❤️❤️❤️

  • Mom , I saw you for the last time today and I'm really saddened. You were the best Mom someone can have plus Dad as a Father . I'm really going to miss you , our talks and laughs about Dylan . I want to thank you and Dad for a wonderful life . May you and Dad rest in Pease from Me , Kelli ,Steven , Justin, Dylan, Kali, Cristina and your Great Grandaughter Alyvia ♥💞💜🧡💙❤🖤💕

  • Rosemary was wonderful! Warm and caring with a wicked sense of humor. She made Hugo and I feel like family and we will miss her and our lively mini golf games.

  • Auntie Rosemary you will be sorely missed! You always made our family feel welcomed and loved and we all loved you back so much! Rest in peace we will miss you so much💔🙏🏻 Xxoo You always made the best cookies especially the sesame ones for my beloved mom and hubby Tony.

  • Hey Auntie, May you Rest In Peace. You will surely be missed. I am very grateful that you always remembered me , your Godson Paul year after year and then also my kids Colin and Lorelei. You were a very special person. Love PJ

  • Dear Rosemary, Your Red Hat Sisters will truly miss you. You had such a good-natured disposition. Thank you for the fun times you provided and your warm friendship. May you RIP.

  • On behalf of the Sica Family, we send our deepest condolences during this difficult time. Rosemary was a wonderful person and great neighbor.

  • What do you say of a friend of more than 65 year? I will miss all our laughs, outings for lunch, all the wonderful,fun memories we would remember. Rosemary, I will just miss talking to you on the phone. May you rest in peace, dear friend. Love, Barbara(McLaughlin) Ryder

  • Someone so special can never be forgotten, may your soul rest in peace. I will miss you!

  • I will miss your kind words and compassionate ways. You will surely be missed by everyone at St. Adelaide's. Rest in peace.

  • Our Church ladies miss you very much We will always have a chair for you at DD. Thank you for all your great cookies. Pray for us as we remember you. love and God's peace.

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