Achille Mazzuca, passed away peacefully at home on May 17, 2019, at the age of 92.
Achille was born in Calabria, Italy and emigrated to the US in 1947 at the age of 21. He worked for the Railroad/ Grand Central Terminal as a mason for 40 years.
His passions in life included gardening, making homemade wine & soppressata, but most importantly spending quality time with his family & friends.
He is survived by his loving wife Teresa, his children Francesca (Domenico), Julie (Anthony), Maria (Joseph) & Francesco, as well as his grandchildren Nicole, Anthony, Joseph, Anthony, Christopher, Nicholas & Bernadette.
Funeral Mass Tuesday 10:30 AM at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 602 McLean Avenue- Yonkers, New York 10704 with Interment to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, East 233rd Street & Webster Avenue, Bronx, New York. The family will be present on Monday from 4-9 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Services- 732 Yonkers Avenue- 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