Concetta DeSantis, a longtime resident of Yonkers passed away peacefully on February 1, 2019 at the age of 85.
She was born in New York City to the late Modesto & Carmella Claps. Concetta was a cafeteria worker in the Yonkers Public School Systems for over 25 years.
She was the devoted wife of the late Cosmo and the loving mother of Rosalie (Joseph) Ferentini and the late Nicholas DeSantis. Beloved grandmother of Nicole (Greg) Bowen, Anthony (Angelina) Ferentini and Tiffany. Cherished great-grandmother of Giordana, Anthony, Dominic, Sophia and Igino. Connie was predeceased by her dear sister, Marie (Carmine) Rubano.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital - 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 - www.stjude.org.
Funeral Mass Tuesday, 10:45 AM at St. John the Baptist Church (Yonkers) with interment to follow at Rose Hills Memorial Park (Putnam Valley). The family will be present on Sunday from 3-7 PM and Monday from 4-8 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. - 732 Yonkers Avenue - Yonkers, NY 10704 (914) 375-1400 - www.frswfh.com
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