It is with a heavy heart for LongeviQuest to report that Rosa De Vita passed away at 112 years old. She was an Italian supercentenarian known as the fourth-oldest living person in the country.

Moio della Civitella’s Mayor Enrico Gnarra reported the passing away of Rosa De Vita by stating “Grandma Rosa will forever remain a great example of life. We will carry her in our hearts.”

Rosa De Vita was born on 8 February 1911 in Moio della Civitella, Salerno, Campania, Italy.

On her 112th birthday. (Source: SalernoToday)

On her 112th birthday.
(Source: SalernoToday)

At some point in her life, she married someone who emigrated to Venezuela in the mid-1950s. Following her husband’s death, Rosa was left alone to raise their son. She spent her life in a native village.

Rosa De Vita passed away on 11 October 2023 in Moio della Civitella.

LongeviQuest extends our deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of Rosa.

For more information, please visit Rosa De Vita’s Directory Profile here.