2002-02-27 / Obituaries

Anthony P. Bechelli

Anthony P. Bechelli, age 61, of Cold Spring, NY, died suddenly on Sunday February 24, 2002 at his residence.

Born in New York, NY on February 7, 1941 he was the son of the late Pietro and Ida (Olmi) Bechelli.

Mr. Bechelli was a retired Corrections Officer for Matteawan Correctional Facility in Fishkill, NY; he had also work for a Number of years in the Laborer’s Union in Buchanan, NY for Consolidated Edison. He had been a resident of the Cold Spring since moving to the area as a child of 6 years.

He is survived by his wife, Diana (DeMilio) Bechelli of the home address. Four Children Angela Bechelli of Hamden, CT, Anthony Bechelli, Jr. of Cold Spring, NY, Christina Bechelli of Cold Spring, NY and Andrew Bechelli of Cold Spring, NY. Additional Survivors include two brothers, Santino Bechelli of Cold Spring and John Bechelli of Cold Spring, two sisters, Frances Walsh of Cold Spring and Giovanna Lupi of Fishkill, NY. One sister, Rose Marie Riccobina, predeceased him.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday March 1, 2002 at Our Lady of Loretto Church in Cold Spring at 10am. A private cremation service has already taken place. Under the direction of the Clinton Funeral Home Corner of Parrott and Pine St. Cold Spring, NY.

In Lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in Mr. Bechelli’s name to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Westchester Chapter 237 Mamaroneck Ave. White Plains, NY.

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