– Carmella Francisconi, 90, passed away after a brief illness, in
Florida on November 16, 2018 with her daughter by her side.
Carmella lived all her life in Ravena before moving to Florida to be
with her family. She was a communicant of The Church of St.
Patrick, Ravena and a life member of the Ravena VFW Ladies Auxiliary
Post 9594. Most of all Carmella loved being with her family, often
times creating a feast when they all got together.
Carmella was preceded in death by her husband Gino Francisconi and
daughter, Veronica King. Survivors include her beloved children,
Joyce (Donald) Garrow and Anthony (Mary Anne) Francisconi;
grandchildren, James and Donald Garrow, Gina and Anthony Cataldo and
Amy Stackman; nine great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Carnibucci;
sister-in-law, Angie Bassotti; and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be held 1:30 on Saturday, December 1st at
The Church of St. Patrick, Ravena. There will be no Calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, the family would like you to consider a donation
in memory of Carmella to
The Church of St. Patrick, 21 Main St., Ravena, NY 12143.