Rosa Emma Brucellaria (06/14/17)
Rosa Emma Brucellaria of Roswell, GA, formerly of Croton-on-Hudson, NY passed away on June 14, 2017. She was 80 years old. A homemaker, she was born on February 1, 1937 in Mexico City, Mexico to Jose and America Lara. On November 23, 1962 Rosa married Anthony L. "Butch" Brucellaria in Mexico City, Mexico.
Rosa is survived by four children; Michele (Rob) Shipley of Apex, NC, Monica (Tim) O’Connell of Roswell, GA, Carla (Erik) Svensen of Lakeville, MN and Marcy (Jay) McDougall of Charleston, SC. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren; Alexa Shipley; Christopher, Matthew, Lauren, Trevor and Jackson O’Connell; Anders, Grace and Niklas Svensen; and Lara, Quinn and Addisyn McDougall. Rosa was predeceased by her husband, Anthony L. "Butch" Brucellaria and a son, Anthony L. Brucellaria, Jr.
Rosa ("Nana" to her grandchildren) always had a warm smile and a desire to enjoy life to the fullest – a lasting gift and a cherished memory she has bestowed upon her children and grandchildren that love her so dearly. Her welcoming and enthusiastic spirit was the loving touch she always added to make any occasion special.
Visitation is Monday, June 19th from 4pm to 7pm at the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Tuesday, June 20th, 10am at the Assumption Church, 920 1st St, Peekskill, NY 10566. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery.
Alice Maier (05/26/27)
Alice Maier of Fishkill, NY passed away in her home May 26, 2017. She was 94 years old. Alice was born on September 3, 1922 in Yonkers, NY to Edward and Delia Sheehan. Alice was a long time employee at the Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla. After her retirement, she was an avid member of the Cortland Senior Center.
Alice is survived by her daughter Marilyn Baginski and her husband Peter of Cortlandt Manor, NY and daughter-in-law Pat Lankester. She was predeceased by her first husband Leslie H. Lankester Sr., and her second husband Howard Maier. Also predeceased by her son Leslie Lankester and grandson Brian Lankester, her three brothers Timothy, Edward and Arthur Sheehan and her sister Mary Howard.
One of her greatest joys was being a grandmother "NAN" to her grandchildren; Bridget (George) Gallaher, Kevin (Sharon) Baginski, Paul (Leah) Baginski and Alicia (Adam) Lyons. Her great-grandchildren; Christopher, Amanda, and Fallyn Gallaher, Niklas, Sebastian and Peyton Baginski, Julia and Ian Lyons. Nan, your life was full of loving deeds. Forever thoughtful of our special needs. Today and tomorrow, our whole lives through, we will always love and cherish you.
Remembrances may be made in the form of donations to "The Ryan McElroy Foundation ", 450 Gardner Hollow Rd., Poughquag, NY 12570. Alice's family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to Som, for the consistent care and devotion she has shown to Nan over the past two years. Arrangements were handled by the Joseph F. Nardone Funeral Home, Peekskill, NY.