2007-06-13 / Obituaries

Antonio "Tony" Giordano

Antonio "Tony" Giordano, 68, a resident of Cold Spring for 16 years and formerly of Mahopac and the Bronx, died on Saturday, June 9, 2007 at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Manhattan.

Born in Italy on February 16, 1939, he was the son of the late Domenico and Chiara Schiralli Giordano. He was the owner and operator of the Philipstown Farm Market for the past 25 years.

On July 29, 1961 in the Bronx, he married Elvira "Vera" Parcesepe who survives at home. He is also survived by his children, Joanne Pavlou and her husband, Paul of Hopewell Junction, Rosemarie Emory and her husband, Robert of Wappingers Falls and Dominic Giordano and his wife, Susan of Fishkill; his grandchildren, Irini Pavlou, Lauren, David and Dominic Emory, and Kristin, Erin, Antonio and Brian Giordano; his brothers, Giuseppe Giordano and his wife, Angela and Vito Giordano and his wife, Helen; his motherin law, Rosina Parcesepe; his brother-in-law, Aldo Parcesepe and his wife, Helene; and his nieces and nephews, Lisa Giordano and her boyfriend, Emilio Capuano, Joseph and Kristen Giordano, Steven Giordano and his girlfriend, Debbie Chincotta, Vincent and Jeanette Giordano, Claudia, Angela and Sara Parcesepe.

Calling hours were held at the McHoul Funeral Home, Inc., in Hopewell Junction. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Tuesday at St. Mary, Mother of the Church, Jackson Street, Fishkill followed by entombment in Fishkill Rural Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Mount Sinai Medical Center, Pulmonary Wing, 1190 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029 or the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 245 Main Street, Suite 520, White Plains, NY 10601. To send the Giordano family an online condolence, please visit www.mchoulfuneralhome.com.

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