Born in Framingham, she was the daughter of the late Anthony A. & Josephine M. (Hickson) Sannicandro.
A graduate of Framingham North High School, and Framingham State College, she received her masters degree from Cambridge College.
She served as a guidance counselor at Wellesley High School for the past 30 years.
Sannicandro is survived by her siblings, Lorraine Sander & her husband Joseph of Merrimack, NH, Patrice Doucette & her husband Paul of Mendon, Anthony & his wife Donna of Northborough, Laura Sannicandro & her husband Paul Ernst of Framingham, Mark of Portland, ME, Linda King & her husband William of Framingham, and Joseph & his wife Elisabeth of Acton, several nieces and nephews, Kate, Anthony, Daniel, James and Alexis Best, Peter, Margaret and Michael Sannicandro, and Anna King, her close friends, Marcia Doiron of Wellesley, Alison Mountford of Wayland, Susan Scagnelli Meuse of Litchfield, NH, Ilene Sharp of Framingham, Wayne Schuberth of Framingham, and her beloved four legged companion, Weezie.
Visiting hours in the McCarthy, McKinney & Lawler Funeral Home, 11 Lincoln St., Framingham on Tuesday Oct. 25 from 4 to 8 p.m.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday morning, Oct. 26 in St. George’s Church, 74 School St., Framingham (Saxonville) at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment will follow in St. Stephen Cemetery.
Contributions in Rosanne’s name may be made to: Framingham Animal Hospital, 1415 Edgell Rd., Framingham, MA 01701. Your contribution will assist the hospital in healing stray and shelter animals.