She was born Oct. 19, 1927, in West Orange, the daughter of the late Emidio Yannazzone and Sylvia Centrella Yannazzone.
She was a daily communicant of Regina Coeli Church, where she served as lector, Eucharistic Minister and Eucharistic Adoration participant. She volunteered for many years at Saint Francis Hospital and Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital, serving as a Eucharistic Minister and performing secretarial support in the Infection Control Department.
She also was employed as a secretary and retired from the Poughkeepsie Central School District.
Calling hours will take place from 2-4 p.m. Tuesday at Sweet's Funeral Home, 4365 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Regina Coeli Church, 2 Harvey St., Hyde Park with Father Joseph Gaspar officiating. Interment will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery, 171 Salt Point Turnpike, Poughkeepsie.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to either Regina Coeli Church, 2 Harvey St., Hyde Park, NY 12538 or the charity of your choice.
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