John Anthony Rosales, died tragically in Phoenix AZ on Sunday August 20, 2017 at the age of fifty-four. John is survived by his adored partner; Vicki Cravens and four step-children, Leo, Rosario, James and Tommy. He also leaves behind his loving mother; Rosie Rosales, sisters; Tina Stoffle (Ron) and Ruth Brown. nephews; Jason Maile (Tamara), Matthew Steele, Roy Brown IV, Ronnie Stoffle (Christine), and Christopher Stoffle; nieces; Elizabeth Steele, Kristyn Brown, Kaylie Brown; great niece; Kiley Elizabeth Brown. John is preceded in death by his father, Bennie Ramos Rosales; brother Joe Raul Rosales and sister Jane Helene Steele. Our beloved John was born on December 29, 1962 in Boston, MA. He graduated from Brockton High School and shortly thereafter attended trade school to become a certified mechanic in Providence Rhode Island. He moved to Phoenix, AZ in the late eighties, where he loved the desert and sunny skies. Although, he always thought of New England as his home with a passionate spirit for the old Ashfield neighborhood and the New England Patriots. Go Pats! A Memorial Service is scheduled for 6:00 PM on Friday, August 25, 2017 at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home at 4800 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018 with a reception to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate John’s life.