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Rosalia Giovaneli Adelsflugel

Rosalia Giovaneli Adelsflugel
  • September 29, 1928 - August 13, 2017
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
    712 Wappoo Road
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“Querida prima, para la que la distancia y la lejania jamas apago su entrañable cariño por su pais y su familia.Infaltable y encantadora, su...Read More »
1 of 31 | Posted by: Jorge Horacio GIOVANELI - Family

“Desde Longchamps sentimos con mucho pesar no volver a verte Pelusa, aunque estarás siempre presente en nuestros pensamientos y corazón.Nos...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Alicia Rosalía Giovaneli

“I was so sad to hear of her passing. She was a wonderful woman and a fun teacher.I will always remember her telling me ,"You CAN remember! You are...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Barbara Gehl - John's Island

“I am sorry sorry for your loss, may God keep you comfort you during this time of sadness, I seem to recall in the 9th Grade at R.B.Stall High in 1966...Read More »
4 of 31 | Posted by: Richard Mathis - Jacksonville, NC

“RIP ”
5 of 31 | Posted by: cindy jagiello

“With great sadness we have learnt of Rosalea's passing. She was a generious person, always ready to help. We will miss her dearly. ”
6 of 31 | Posted by: Christine & Joe Oesch

“What a lovely women and teacher. I learned more in one year from her than anyone else could teach me. RIP and my God be with you always. You will...Read More »
7 of 31 | Posted by: Darlene Rinehart - Salley, SC

“When I first came to Charleston Rosalia organized lovely parties and introduced new residents to the city. She was always there when one needed...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: Victoria Cox - Charleston, SC

“NormanSo sorry for your loss.Pete ”
9 of 31 | Posted by: Peter Dillenbeck - Charleston, SC

“Dear Eric and Norman, You truly are blessed to have a wonderful mom of many talents. It was a pleasure getting to speak with her these many past...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Harold Campbell - Goose Creek, SC

“I am so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort give you strength at this time. ”
11 of 31 | Posted by: - Sumter, SC

“Mi querida tia Pelusa,ha sido como mi segunda madre. Me tenia acostumbrada a su atencion constante cariñosa y dedicandonos du amoroso tiempo en sus...Read More »
12 of 31 | Posted by: Teresina Aviles - Buenos Aires

“Please accept my sympathy in your loss. I was privileged to be one of her doctors for many years. I always enjoyed seeing her and catching up on her...Read More »
13 of 31 | Posted by: Chris Hawk - Charleston, SC

“My condolences to the family. I remember her as my Spanish teacher. Very nice teacher. RIP ”
14 of 31 | Posted by: Myrna Alvarez - Summerville, SC

“My prayers to your family during this difficult time. She started teaching me Spanish in the 9th grade so well that I exempted in college. RIP Mrs....Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: Quandra Quattlebaum - Columbia, SC

“Dear Eric, Norman and families, as from first arriving from Argentina in 1987 Pelusa and Tito were there to help us in any way possible.We have many...Read More »
16 of 31 | Posted by: John and Joan Mackenzie - Easley, SC

“Dear Eric, Norman and families, from the very beginning when we arrived from Argentina in 1987 Pelusa and Tito were there to welcome and help us in...Read More »
17 of 31 | Posted by: John and Joanie Mackenzie - SC

“May Rosalia rest in peace and her loving family be held in God's prayerful hands. ”
18 of 31 | Posted by: Everard and Ethel Rutledge - SC

“My condolences to the family. May the peace of God and the fond memories you cherish comfort and sustain you during this time. Ruth 2:12 ”
19 of 31 | Posted by: A friend

“Mucho la extrañaremos a nuestra querida prima hermana Pelusa, con su simpatia, su alegria y su perseverancia juntaba a la familia en cada visita...Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: JORGE GIOVANELI - Family

“We are very sad. We will miss our swimming partner, our teas and conversation tighter. I am glad that Rosalia went to Europe with Eric and to...Read More »
21 of 31 | Posted by: Maud and Bob Cox

“I'm so sorry for your loss Norman. I'll always remember how kind she was to me, an old sailor who worked theatrical productions with her son, and her...Read More »
22 of 31 | Posted by: Chuck Cribb - Whiteville, NC

“My husband and I will miss loving, vibrant Rosalia. Her delicious food was always enjoyed with meals at St. Andrew's. I am thankful Rosalia involved...Read More »
23 of 31 | Posted by: Annie Misic - Charleston, SC

“What wonderful memories she leaves with us. From empanadas to the always smiling face, she was so giving. She invited me to cut Christmas greenery...Read More »
24 of 31 | Posted by: Ken and Barbara Ford - Hanahan, SC

“Rosalia Querida, te recordaremos siempre con cariño y una sonrisa porque has sabido disfrutar tu vida y ser tan generosa. Serás siempre un...Read More »

“We have know your mom and dad, since they lived in Lake Charles. Ralph and Al worked together and we lived close to each other. Norma we picked you...Read More »
26 of 31 | Posted by: Kaye and Ralph Haynes - TX

“Dear family,Your mother will be missed so much. I loved her dearly and treasured her friendship and the wisdom she shared with me over the years. She...Read More »
27 of 31 | Posted by: Elizabeth Hall - Charleston, SC

“Rosalia was a wonderful Christian woman. We were privileged to call her a friend. Her family was everything to her. Eric and Norman she was very...Read More »
28 of 31 | Posted by: Aubrey and Sandra Hill - Hanahan, SC

“The Adelsflugels were our neighbors in Lake Charles, and I remember the entire family fondly. Sra. Adelsflugel was a great Spanish teacher, and she...Read More »
29 of 31 | Posted by: Leslie Baker - Johns Creek, GA

“Rosalia was one of the dearest women ever. I have such wonderful memories of both she and Albert and our times at YPPC. It was always good to hear...Read More »
30 of 31 | Posted by: Stephanie Easterling - SC

“Dear Eric and Norman, I am so sorry. I will miss Rosalia a lot. A have agreat time with her in Charleston and in Argentina. The last time I saw here,...Read More »
31 of 31 | Posted by: Olga Pintado - Friend

Rosalia Giovaneli Adelsflugel, 88, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of Albert B. Adelsflugel entered into eternal rest Sunday, August 13, 2017. The family will receive friends Thursday, August 17, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Her Funeral Service will be held Friday, August 18, 2017 in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 712 Wappoo Road at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Dorchester Memory Gardens.

Rosalia was born September 29, 1928 in Bahia Blanca, Argentina, daughter of the late Lucio Giovaneli and Rosalia Faustina Rodriguez Giovaneli. She was a school teacher for 50 years, both in Argentina and in the United States including Trident Tech, The Citadel and other schools in Charleston County. Rosalia was a former member of Yeamans Park Presbyterian Church and a member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by her two sons, Eric Adelsflugel, and Norman Adelsflugel (Jennifer) all of Charleston, SC; two grandchildren, Christopher Adelsflugel, Amelia Adelsflugel. She is predeceased by her son, Gustavo Adelsflugel.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 712 Wappoo Road, Charleston, SC 29407.

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