Letizia "Lee" Lafasciano

Letizia Lafasciano of West Nyack, New York, passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at the age of 88 in the arms of her children.  

She was born on September 23, 1930 in Calabria, Italy to Andrea and Francesca (Codispoti) Sama.   She was predeceased by her loving husband Louis Lafasciano in 1992. Letizia was a homemaker, liked tending to her garden, crocheting, doing her word finds, watching Jeopardy and most of all taking care of her grandchildren.

She is survived by her four devoted children.  Andy and his wife Michele Lafasciano, Maria and her husband Jim Davis, Angelina Lafasciano,  Joe and his wife Dina Lafasciano. Her cherished grandchildren, Ryan, Michael and James Davis, Gianna and Nick Lafasciano, Andrew and Anthony Lafasciano..    

She is also survived by her brothers Francesco Sama, Nicola Sama, Joe Sama and Angelo Sama, and  may nieces and nephews.   Letiziza  is also pre deceased by her sister Maria Stillo.

Family and friends may call Friday September 6, 2019 from 3 to 7pm at the family owned Joseph W. Sorce F.H. Inc. 728 West Nyack Road, West Nyack, NY 10994 (845) 358-4433 www.sorcefuneralhome.com

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday September 7, 2019 at 10am at St. Anthony’s Shrine Church 36 West Nyack Road, Nanuet, New York 10954.

Interment to immediatly follow in St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Nanuet, N.Y.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations made in Letizia’s name to the American Heart Association.