Eileen M. Nittolo, of Brewster, NY, died at Putnam Hospital Center on Friday May 8, 2020. She was 79 years old.
Born on October 28, 1940, in Bronx, NY, daughter to the late Al and Josephine (Ruszavick) Stern.
Eileen loved her job working at the wine shop at Stew Leonard’s in Yonkers, NY for several years before retiring. She enjoyed traveling and cooking. Eileen was quite the fashionista and can be remembered by her friends and family as always being dressed to the nines. Her family was her greatest joy, especially her two beautiful grandchildren.
She is survived by her loving husband Almerico, her son Joseph Nittolo and his wife Lisa of Brewster, NY, her two grandchildren, Melissa and Amanda and her sister Geraldine Senatore of Yonkers, NY. She was predeceased by her children; Helene Kirschbaum in 2010 and Steven Nittolo in 2012 as well as her sister Jo Ann Guerin. She will also be greatly missed by all of her wonderful nieces, nephews and friends.
A private family burial will be held at Gates of Heaven Cemetery on Thursday. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at a later date. Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, NY assisted the family with arrangements. Please visit Beecherfuneralhome.com to leave condolences for the family.
In lieu of flowers please consider donations in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, www.stjude.org/donate