Rosemarie N. Emily Cannata, 82, of Covington, Pa., died peacefully Monday, March 25, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Rosemarie was born March 9, 1931, in Newark, N.J., a daughter of Elmer and Savina (Moia) Nafey. She was the wife of James F. Cannata and celebrated 63 years of marriage on June 25, 2012. Rosemarie was a retired switchboard operator for New Jersey Bell and Overlook Hospital in Summit, N.J. She also worked for Silver Burdett, a manufacturer of text books. Rosemarie enjoyed driving horses and mules, cats and gardening. She loved her grandchildren very much, and her bright red cardinals.