Carmela "Dolly" Mirante, a lifelong resident of the Bronx, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her loving family on Monday, September 7, 2020, at the age of 92.
Dolly was predeceased by her beloved husband, Ralph. She is survived by her loving children, Anthony (the late Roseanna), Donata (Frank) Magazino, Josephine (Murray) Hertzberg, Philip (Annie) & Ralph, as well as her devoted grandchildren, Anthony, Jeanna, Nicholas, Michael (Christina), Mallory (Frank), Russell (Julie), Matthew, Jaeson, Jonathan (Nicole), Jennifer & Natalie. She is also survived by her adoring great grandchildren, Beverly, Giovanni, Elizabeth, Aubrey, Cole, Elena, Arabella, Jaeson Tyler & Santino.
The family will be present on Thursday, September 10, 2020 from 5-9 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home - 732 Yonkers Avenue - Yonkers, NY 10704 (914) 375-1400. A Funeral Mass for Dolly will be celebrated on Friday, September 11, 2020 - 10 AM at Saint John the Baptist Church, 670 Yonkers Avenue- Yonkers, New York 10704. Following the Mass, she will be laid to rest at Woodlawn Cemetery, East 233rd Street & Webster Avenue, Bronx, New York, besides her beloved husband, Ralph.
- Due to CDC guidelines, we are required (by law) to limit the amount of people at the funeral home to 33% capacity of the room, with a maximum of 50 guests. If you are not immediate family, please consider making your visit a brief one.
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