Nicholas Conrad DiGiaimo
Nicholas Conrad DiGiaimo, 79 years old, a long-time resident of Fishkill, formerly of Cold Spring, died peacefully on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at Wingate at Beacon. He was born March 2, 1931 in Cliffside Park, NJ and was the son of the late Nicholas and Adele Konrad DiGiaimo.
Nicholas was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. He was a graduate of Westchester Community College and was employed by IBM for 37 years as a Systems Engineer until his retirement. He was a communicant of St. Mary Mother of the Church in Fishkill and formerly of Our Lady of Loretta Church in Cold Spring. He was an active member of the Whaley Lake Island Association, having served as its vice-president for forty years, where he enjoyed swimming, boating, and sailing.
Nicholas is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years, Jean Purdy DiGiaimo, who survives at home in Fishkill; his loving son, Nicholas R. DiGiaimo and his wife, Julie, of Fishkill; a brother, Godfrey DiGiaimo of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; a sister, Rose Morrone of Ft. Meyers, FL and two cherished grandchildren, Nicholas S. DiGiaimo and Christina A. DiGiaimo, both of Fishkill. He was predeceased by a son, Paul C. DiGiaimo, in 1973, and a sister, Loretta Vitanza, in 2005.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 22 at 10am at St. Mary, Mother of the Church in Fishkill, followed by burial in Cold Spring Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Robert H. Auchmoody Funeral Home, 1028 Main Street, Fishkill. There will be no calling hours per the family’s wishes.
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