Lourdes "Ludy/Lulu" Francisco Dimaano Rosales DiMartino passed away on January 7, 2018 surrounded by her immediate family in Glen Gardner NJ. She was 68 years old. Lourdes was born on August 25, 1949 in Cebu City, Philippines to Jose and Redencion Dimaano. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from Cebu City College in 1970. Lourdes married Prospero Llames Rosales on June 29, 1970 and soon after had 3 beautiful children, two boys and a girl. Lourdes remarried on August 25, 2003 to a retired Newark, NJ police officer/detective Fred DiMartino.
Lourdes was a very determined business woman. She was always the life of the party and family gatherings with her great sense of humor and beautiful smile. She loved to sing and dance being very good at both.
Lourdes is survived by her son Russel, his wife Darlitz and their 5 daughters, her second son Michael, his wife Joy and their 3 daughters, and daughter Xylyn, her husband John Lindemann and their 2 daughters.
Lourdes also leaves behind many siblings, nephews, nieces, grandnephews, grandnieces, cousins and friends both here in the US and in the Philippines.