Josephine Astrologo (03/30/2018)

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Josephine Astrologo (nee DiRubbo), passed away on March 30, 2018. She was born in Vitulazio, Italy on May 14, 1928 to Giuseppe and Antonietta DiRubbo. She emigrated to the United States in 1949 and settled in Peekskill where she met and married Joseph Astrologo. She and Joe were married for 55 years until his death in 2008.

Josephine was a seamstress for several manufacturers in Peekskill retiring from Nan Flower in 1987. Josephine is survived by her daughters Linda Laipert (Joseph), Sylvia Astrologo (William Tuttle), her son Paul Astrologo (Margaret), 5 grandchildren; J.Douglas Laipert, Frank Laipert, Paul Astrologo Jr., Pia Laipert (Marco DeVirgilis), Rachel Santiago (Kevin) and 4 great grandchildren. She is survived by her brother Peter DiRubbo and predeceased by her brothers Nicola DiRubbo, Silvio DiRubbo, Ercole DiRubbo and her sisters Maria Parisi, Jennie Pelaccio and Elena Diulio.

The family will receive friends at Nardone Funeral Home on Wednesday April 4th, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Thursday April 5th at 10:00am at the Church of the Assumption followed by interment at Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt Manor. In her memory donations can be made to the Peekskill Community Volunteer Ambulance Corp.


#3 Tammy Hood 2018-04-04 11:00
My heartfelt condolences to Josephine’s family. Your Mom (Grandma) was a beautiful and lovely person. Sending love on this difficult day and wishing you peace.
#2 Dolores Marchewka 2018-04-03 20:41
I am so sorry to hear the loss of Josephine. I have wonderful memories of her and her husband Joe. They were a wonderful couple. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Astrologo family and all the nieces and nephews.
#1 Imperina Parisi 2018-04-03 14:54
John 16:22
"Therefore, you too have grief now; but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you."
To the Astrologo Family, Please accept our deepest condolences. We remember your mother with the fondest of memories and have you all in our prayers. Imperina & Rod Yazzie, Mrs. Alice Parisi and the Colonna family.

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