Lucy A. Delesparo, a longtime area resident, entered into rest on Friday, May 15, 2020 at Middletown Park Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in the Town of Wallkill. She was 97 years of age.
The daughter of the late Enrico and Philomena Arciero, she was born on January 4, 1923 in Brooklyn, NY.
Lucy was retired from the Mirror Lakes Elementary School in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Middletown. Her children, Louis and Lorraine want her to be remembered as a fashionista and the best cook ever. They would also like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff at Middletown Park for the loving care they provided for their mother during her stay with them.
Survivors include her children, Louis A. Delesparo Jr. of Boca Raton, FL and Lorraine D. Delesparo of Middletown; her sister Anna Ferro and her husband Anthony of Middletown; numerous nieces & nephews. Lucy was predeceased by her husband Louis Delesparo Sr , her sister Ida DeMarzo, and brothers Anthony, Salvatore, Rudy, Joseph, Rocco and Vincent Arciero.
A Memorial Mass will be held 11 AM Wednesday, October 13th at St. Joseph’s Church, 149 Cottage St., Middletown, NY. Interment of Lucy’s cremains will be in the family plot in St. Joseph’s Cemetery immediately following the Mass.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Cornelius, Dodd & Connell Funeral Home, Middletown, NY.
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