A funeral mass was offered April 8 at Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Jersey City, for Rosemary Palma, 72, a lifelong Jersey City resident. She died April 3 at Pine Brook Care Center, Englishtown. She retired as an assistant in international banking with Crocker National Bank, New York City. Prior to that, she worked for 19 years for Bank of America. She was a member of the Rosary Society, the Parish Council, the craft club and coordinator of the Candle Shrine all at Our Lady of Sorrows Church and a member of the Auxiliary of Hudson Hospice. She was the daughter of the late Betty and Frank Palma; sister of Rita Annese and her husband Dominick; aunt of Tiffany Noelle, Janelle Beth and Todd Jay Annese and his wife Janet; grand aunt of Julian Chrisopher. Services arranged by the Greenville Memorial Home, Jersey City.