Map Interactive local COVID-19 tracker
Contact Us
Yorktown Daily Voice serves Yorktown, NY
Return to your home site


Yorktown Daily Voice serves Yorktown, NY

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: Man Who Fled From Troopers On I-87 In Westchester Turns Himself In, Police Say

Joseph George Rappa, 91, Of Mohegan Lake, WWII Veteran

MOHEGAN LAKE, N.Y. - Joseph George Rappa of Mohegan Lake and formerly of White Plains, died Oct. 7. He was 91.

Rappa was born June 22, 1922, in White Plains, to Rosario and Frances Rappa. He served in the Army during World War II. Upon returning from the Army in 1945, he worked in the family wholesale produce business for 50 years, retiring from the business. 

Rappa is survived by his wife, Mary; children, Roy Rappa and Georgette (Arnie) Spindler; four grandchildren; and five great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents; brothers, Eddie and Nunzio Rappa; and sisters, Mary Bagnato and Jennie Vumbico.

Calling hours are from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11 at the Yorktown Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 also at the funeral home. Interment at Rose Hill Memorial Park.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Yorktown Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.