2012-07-12 / Obituaries

Geraldine M. Gali zia

Geraldine M. Galizia of Brewster, New York, died Tuesday July 3, 2012, in Carmel, NY at the age of 75.

Mrs. Galizia was born September 8, 1936, in Muro Lucano, Italy, daughter of the late Francesco and Felicia (Confuorti) Lamorte. She married Pasquale Galizia in Muro Lucano on October 29, 1955. They moved to the United States in 1957 and settled in the Bronx before moving to Brewster forty-two years ago. There they became members of St. Lawrence O’Toole Church. Mr. Galizia predeceased his wife in October of 1996.

She is survived by her sons Alfonso and his wife, Carmela Galizia, Frank and his wife, Dena Galizia, both of Brewster; her daughters Filomena and her husband, Danny Ruggiero, of Brewster, and Felicia and her husband, John DiLeo, of Patterson; and eleven grandchildren

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Sat. July 7, 2012, at 10 a.m. at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster. Interment followed in St. Peter’s Cemetery in Danbury, CT.

Calling hours were Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave., Brewster, NY 10509.

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