Rosa M. Pearson, 57, of Hamden, entered eternal rest on January 14, 2019.

Ms. Pearson was born in New Haven, CT on December 2, 1961, a daughter of the late Robert Pearson and Daisy Mae McKnight Pearson.

She was employed at Yale-New Haven Health and was a member of Wayfaring Ministries.

Rosa leaves to cherish loving memories, her son, Jimmie Lee Wilson, IV (Delbra); a brother, Leroy Pearson; sister, Janie L. Pearson; two grandchildren, Xavier M. and Dylun D. Wilson; and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was predeceased by brothers, Ricky D. and Willie J. Pearson.

A celebration of Ms. Pearson’s life and legacy will be held Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at 11:00 AM at Wayfaring Ministries, 29 Marne St. Rear, Hamden. Viewing will be held at the church from 10:00-11:00 AM. Burial will be in Hamden Plains Cemetery.