TURNERS FALLS- Rafael Rosario, 59, of Turners Falls, passed away at the Farren Care Center on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. He was born in Manati, Puerto Rico on June 22, 1959, a son of the late Juan Rosario and Primitiva Maldonado. He enjoyed drawing, fishing, and going on walks. He will be missed by his siblings, Alida Feliciano of Springfield; Rosaura Rosario of Southbridge; Wilda Rosario of CT, and Elizabeth Rosario of Southbridge; as well as several nieces, nephews, and dear friends. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, December 20, 2018 from 9:30-11:00AM at Messier Funeral Home, 1944 Northampton Street, Holyoke, MA with a Funeral Home Service at 11:00AM. The burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Chicopee. For more details please visit www.messierfuneralhome.com.