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“Our thoughts and prayers are with Bob and the entire Sabre Family! Mom will truly be missed . Robert C Tadduni and Family ”
1 of 26 | Posted by: Robert Tadduni - Fairfield, CT

“Sorry for your loss. May your hearts be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
2 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Bob,very sorry for your loss,I know she meant the world to you ”
3 of 26 | Posted by: Phil Marsillio

“Dear Bob and Family: I am so very sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She was such a lovely lady, and I have many fond memories of her. My love,...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Sherry Strauss-Costa - Brigeport, CT

“Robert and Jim,So sorry for your loss. ”
5 of 26 | Posted by: Tom Keiser - Trumbull, CT

“Bob, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom.We have been in SC since March 12.May she rest in peace, I had the pleasure of meeting her...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: Grant Dalling - Summerville, SC

“Bob- sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
7 of 26 | Posted by: Kitty Kadar - Bates City, MO

“Bob, i am sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. I lost my Mom a couple of years ago. ”
8 of 26 | Posted by: John Jacob - St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

“Jim I'm sorry to hear of your moms passing may her soul rest in peace,again I'm so sorry for your loss ”
9 of 26 | Posted by: Jack Watcke - Jupiter, FL

“MY SINCERE SYMPATHY BARBARA,JIM AND FAMILY FOR YOUR LOSS. ”
10 of 26 | Posted by: JOAN STOCKMAN SMITH - STRATFORD, CT

“Bob,We are very sorry for your loss.Tom & Mary Caporaso ”
11 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“To Bobby, Jimmy and the rest of the family. I'll always remember my happy, ever optimistic Aunt Rose. May she rest in peace with her brothers and...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Mike

“Sweet Rose, Being in your presence was always fun for me watching you watching and experiencing all the "noise" around you and having fun. Don't you...Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Fred Bader

“Sending prayers...strength...love...faith...support...and love to all family and friends. Rose lives on in the hearts and memories of sooo many! ”
14 of 26 | Posted by: Julie Vanderblue - Fairfield, CT

“Bob and Wendy...so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to all. ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: Barbara Pace - Fairfield, CT

“She was a dear sweet lady who raised one of my favorite people in her son Bob. It was a pleasure to have known her. Even though she lived a long...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Madeline Migliorini - Fairfield, CT

“I was so saddened to hear about Rose. She was an amazing lady and will be missed. She was an Auxiliary Member for many years and contributed alot...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Michelle Gaglione - Milford, CT

“Bob, Very sorry to hear about your mom. ”
18 of 26 | Posted by: Keith Bergquist - Lake Worth, FL

“So sorry for your loss to the whole Sabre family Aunt Rose was a great person always there to help RIP Aunt Rose ”
19 of 26 | Posted by: June Wilson & family

“So sorry to hear the sad new of Aunt Rosie's passing. She was a special lady and will always have a special place in our hearts. Our thoughts...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Marjory and Gary Kabureck (Sabia)

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“Special prayers for her family. She was always at all the services at Holy Family. Rose would greet you with her signature smile. May your many...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Susan Barrett

“Sorry for your loss. ”
23 of 26 | Posted by: Ed & Cindy Terifay - Fairfield, CT

“she will be missed. she is at rest now with the rest of her family in heaven. sorry for the loss. johnny ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: john vetrosky - shelbyville, TN

“sorry for the loss god bless cousin mary antal and her husband dick &family ”
25 of 26 | Posted by: mary antal&dick bergest - CA

“Robert, Wendy and family - I'm so sorry that Rose has left us. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
26 of 26 | Posted by: Christine Fazzina - Berlin, CT


Rose Antal Sabre, age 98, of Fairfield, beloved wife of the late Joseph Sabre, passed away peacefully on March 28, 2017 in her home with her loving family by her side. Born in Fairfield on May 30, 1918, daughter of the late Stephen and Elizabeth Kok Antal, Rose was a lifelong Fairfield town resident. Rose and Joe raised two sons, James and Robert. She worked with her husband running J. Sabre Trucking Company and Sabre's Fuel and helped her son Robert with gas receipts for his Arco Station. Rose was a longtime parishioner of Holy Family Church, a member of the Holy Family Rosary Society as well as a member of the Ladies Auxiliary at Miamogue Yacht Club. Rose enjoyed playing bingo, cooking, sewing and taking care of her family and home. She was always helping others. Rosie was just a phone call away to help you. A loving mother, grandmother, aunt and friend, she will be greatly missed. Survivors include her sons James Sabre and his wife Barbara of NC, Robert Sabre and his partner Wendy Wannagot of Fairfield; grandchildren James Sabre and his wife Joanne of Southbury, Chris Sabre and his partner Trish of Branford; great-grandchildren Samantha, Kristina and Anthony Sabre; nieces Nancy Uhrynowski and her husband Paul of Shelton, Linda Smey and her husband Steve of Bridgeport; nephews Stephen Antal of VA, Albert Deak and wife Cathy of Fairfield, Michael Antal of FL, John Vetrosky of TN, Lenny Sabia of Fairfield, Frank Sabia of FL, Richard Sabia and his wife Judy of NM and many great and great-great nieces and nephews. Rose was predeceased by her brothers Stephen, Andrew and Frank Antal and her sisters Elizabeth Vetrosky and Mary Deak. Funeral services will take place on Saturday, April 1st at 9:15 a.m. at Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Road, Fairfield Center and at 10 a.m. in Holy Family Church, 700 Old Stratfield Road, Fairfield with burial to follow in Lawncroft Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Friday, March 31st from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. We would like to thank her caregiver, Amy, for the exceptional care, dedication and love that she gave to Rose the past three years. We also want to thank all of the angels at Constellation Hospice who took care of Rose. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Constellation Hospice, 240 Indian River Road, Orange, CT 06477.