Flora C. Mitchell, a longtime resident of Yonkers, passed away surrounded by her family at the age of 86.
Flora was born on October 11, 1931 in the Bronx to the late Delmo & Ida (nee Viola) Protto. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Robert, Sr. in 2005, after 52 years of marriage. In 2016, she was predeceased by her cherished son, Robert, Jr. She is survived by her daughers Patricia (Thomas) Kinkead & Kathleen (Michael) Socci, her adored grandson Michael Robert Socci, as well as her sister Loretta Molino. She will be deeply missed by her friends & family, especially her cousin Diana Franchi, whom she shared a special bond with.
Donations in Flora’s memory can be made to the Autism Society or Cerebral Palsy Research. (Links can be found on the left side of this page)
Funeral Mass Monday 10 AM at St. Ann’s Church (CHAPEL), 854 Midland Avenue Yonkers, New York 10704 with Interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 10 West Stevens Avenue, Hawthorne, New York. The family will be present on Sunday from 2-8 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc., 732 Yonkers, NY 10704 (914) 375-1400
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family