Josephine Parise DeCicco of Fairview Garden Apartments died Tuesday, July 13, 2004 at the Kingston Hospital. She was 84.
She was born in East Kingston on September 27, 1919, a daughter of the late Dominick and Theresa Berardi Parise.
Her husband Francis 'Frank' DeCicco died June 7, 1989. Four sisters Nettie Naccarato, Emma Tiano, Teresa Guido and Mary Parise; and five brothers Leonard, Ahmed, Frank, John and Eugene Parise all died previously.
Surviving are one son John DeCicco of Kingston; one daughter Diane Avery of Kingston; one brother Dominick Parise of Rhinebeck; one sister Lillian Ferraro of Poughkeepsie; four grandchildren, Christopher, Jacqueline, Mark DeCicco and Steve Ellworth Jr. with whom she lived; many nieces and nephews.
Reposing at Simpson - Gaus Funeral Home, 411 Albany Ave. on Wednesday from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. A funeral home service will then be conducted at 12:00 PM by Fr. Luke McGann. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Kingston.