Jerome J. Iorizzo
Born in Tuckahoe on March 21, 1918, he was son of late Alphonse Iorizzo of Avellino, Italy & Francesca Scuri of Bari, Italy. He graduated from Eastchester High School in 1937 and excelled in sports. He began his love of golf as a youth at Leewood Country Club, where he caddied for Babe Ruth. He served as a Staff Sergeant in the Army during WW II in France. He was a graduate of Iona College and was employed at Texaco Corporation in Ossining as a financial analyst and later as a personal injury claims adjustor in White Plains.
During his retirement, he remained an avid & excellent golfer. He loved his family, sports & all things Italian. He was predeceased by 4 siblings: Salvatore, Louise, Alphonse Jr., and Mary. He leaves behind his wife of 64 years, Corinna Tribuzi; five children, Gerald Iorizzo of Dove Canyon, Ca.; Lisa Lyon of Madison, Ct.; Greg Iorizzo of Hopewell Junction; Gina Iorizzo of Port Ewen, N.Y.; and Marc Iorizzo of Lithia, Fla.; six grandchildren and one great-grandson. He will receive a private military burial at St. Denis Cemetery in Hopewell Junction. Visit mchoulfuneralhome.com.