Rose Amodeo Baratta



Des Moines/Houston

Born Nov 12, 1953 in Terravecchia, Italy, Rose was a Lincoln HS graduate & owner/operator of La Rosa’s restaurant. She died unexpectedly on March 16, 2016.

Rose is survived by her children, Mia and Frank; sister, Rachel; brother, Gennaro Nucaro. Also, nieces/nephews, Rosa, Lisa, Louisa, Victoria, Louie, Frank, Cosimo, Atticus. She was preceded in death by her parents, Guiseppe & Luigina; brother, Louis; sister, Anna; uncle, Ciccio; nephew, Corky; husband, Frank.

Services will be March 24 in Texas. Memorial contributions may be made to

Published in Des Moines Register on Mar. 21, 2016
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