Angelina Riga, a longtime resident of the Bronx, passed away peacefully on April 9, 2019 at the age of 96.
She was the beloved wife of the late Carmine. Loving mother of Anthony (Maryann) & Carmine, Jr. (Arlene). Cherished grandmother of 8 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren & 1 great-great grandchild. Angelina was predeceased by all of her siblings. Angelina was a beloved friend to many at Providence Rest Nursing Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Angelina’s memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital- www.stjude.org/donate OR Providence Rest, 3304 Waterbury Ave, Bronx, NY 10465.
Funeral Mass Friday 10 AM at St. Ann’s Church, College Place & Smart Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704 with interment to follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, 209 Truman Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10703. The family will be present on Thursday from 4-8 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services – 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