Maria Andolina, age 94, formerly of the Bronx and Scarsdale, NY, passed away Saturday, January 11th, in Valley Cottage, NY. Maria was born in Termini Imerese, Sicily, on February 16th, 1925, to Pietro and Salvatrice Fragale. She was married to Mariano Andolina for about 22 years, until his passing in 1969. She came to the United States of America with her three sons in that same year, and lived in Valley Cottage, NY, for the last ten years.
Maria will be lovingly remembered by her two sons Giovanni (Frances) and Pietro (Filippa). She is predeceased by her youngest son Dominico. She will be missed by her four grandchildren Maria (James), Stephanie (Michael), Mario (Jenny), and Peter (Annette), and her seven great grandchildren Julia, Nicholas, Peter Jr., Nicolette, Vivienne, Luca, and Justin.
Visitation will be at the Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home, 728 West Nyack Rd, West Nyack, NY, on Thursday, January 16th from 3-7 PM. A funeral mass will be held at the Church of St. Ann, 16 Jefferson Street, Nyack, NY, at 10AM on Friday, January 17th. Burial will follow at Ferncliff Cemetery, 280 Secor Rd, Hartsdale, NY. Please contact Sorce Funeral Home for any further information (845) 358-4433.
Contributions to the American Diabetes Association would be appreciated.