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Mildred Giuffrida, 98, Millwood

Mildred Giuffrida
Mildred Giuffrida Photo Credit: Contributed

Mildred T. Giuffrida was born in Brooklyn to John and Antoinette Lotierzo on Aug. 14, 1919 and died on Oct. 30. She was one of twelve children.

Giuffrida and her husband, Dr. Joseph Giuffrida  were married on August 15, 1943. They continued to live in Brooklyn where they raised their five children until 1976, when they moved to Millwood.

Their home was described as always being open to family and friends. She was known for her unending hospitality and generosity. She was known for ger warm smile and genuine kindness. She was truly loved by all who knew her.

Millie was predeceased by her husband, son Anthony and eleven siblings. She leaves to mourn her passing: her daughters Nina Dorsett, Elaine Sevush, Dr. Regina Giuffrida McMenemon, JoAnn Dong, daughter-in-law Roseann Giuffrida, sons-in-law Brent Dorsett, John McMenemon, Arthur Thomas Dong and grandchildren Lisa Dorsett, Jeremy Sevush, Dr. Jennifer Sevush-Garcy, Kristian Giuffrida, Jeanette Giuffrida, Kaitlin McMenemon Taraby, John Joseph McMenemon, Patrick McMenemon, Jacqueline Dong, Colette Dong and great grandchild Elodie Garcy. 

A funeral mass was held Friday.

In lieu of flowers donations may be offered to:

Phelps Hospice

Phelps Memorial Hospital Center

701 N. Broadway

Sleepy Hollow, N.Y 10591

Northern Westchester Hospital Foundation

400 East Main Street

Mount Kisco, N.Y.10549

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