Ida Laurelli, a resident of Fishkill, died at her home on Wednesday, January 30, 2008. She was 86.
Born in Baltimore, MD, she was the daughter of Nicholas and Beatrice Antanucci Santacroce. On July 8, 1939 in Newburgh, she married Peter P. Laurelli. Mr. Laurelli survives at home in Fishkill.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Laurelli is survived by her children, Nicholas Laurelli and his wife, Ellen, Beacon, Paul Laurelli and his wife, Mary, Newburgh, and Richard Laurelli and his wife, Stephanie, Fishkill; a son-in-law, Bill Kibe, Glenham; eleven grandchildren, Dante Kibe, Tim Kibe and his wife, Cindy, Peter Kibe, Nicole Laurelli, Nissa Laurelli, Brent Laurelli, Lauren Laurelli, Nicholas Laurelli, Patrick Laurelli, Megan Laurelli, and Sara Laurelli, four great grandchildren, Ryan, Elizabeth, Ethan, and Peter Kibe; and a sister, Emma DeAngelo, Worcester, MA. She was predeceased by her son, Peter Laurelli, her daughter, Elizabeth Laurelli Kibe, her brother, Pasquale “Patsy” SanteCruce, and her sisters, Josephine Tarquzean, Lena Clavio, and Mary Rizzo.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 4, 2008 at St. Joachim’s Cemetery, 303 Washington Avenue, Beacon.
Donations in memory of Mrs. Laurelli may be made to Hospice of Dutchess County, 374 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1034.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Halvey Funeral Home, Inc., 24 Willow Street, Beacon.
To send the family a personal condolence, please visit www.halveyfh.com.