LONG POND, Pa. - Dr. Rose Mattioli, matriarch of the Mattioli family and Pocono Raceway, died Monday, according to a Pocono Raceway news release. She was 92.
Dr. Rose and her late husband Dr. Joseph ‘Doc’ Mattioli co-founded Pocono Raceway in 1968, which remains a family-owned-and-operated business, according to the release. Dr. Rose and Doc worked side-by-side and became one of the most admired and loved families in motorsports.
She is survived by her daughters Looie and Michele, and son Joseph III, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.