Rose M. Little, 64, of Belfast passed away at her residence Jan. 7, 2013. She was born in Jamaica, N.Y., a daughter of the late Vincent and Evelyn (Malloy) Rossi.

Rose loved life. She enjoyed sailing, boating, beach combing and taking care of others. Her family will miss all of the teasing she did with them and how Rose always saw the good in people.

Rose is survived by her husband of 33 years, David of Belfast; her children Grady Little and his wife Belinda of Florida and Tracy Carnevalini of Florida, six grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. She will also be missed by her siblings Vincent Rossi of Florida, Raymond Rossi of Mississippi, and Joanne Bettigole of Albion, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made in Rose's name to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 1500 Rosecrans Avenue Suite 200, Manhattan Beach, Calif., 90266.

Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home 182 Waldo Ave. Belfast, Maine, 04915.