|Anne H. Giordano
Anne H. Giordano, a longtime Beacon resident, died Saturday, February 28, 2009, at Pines at Poughkeepsie. She was 94.
Born in Chelsea, NY on October 10, 1914, she was the daughter of Gaetano and Nunziata Ambrosia DeRose. She married Joseph P. Giordano, who preceded her in death on January 25, 1990. She was the last of her generation, having been predeceased by her six brothers and sisters.
Mrs. Giordano worked in the former Cornell Jewelry Store, Beacon. She was a parishioner of St. Joachim-St. John the Evangelist Church, Beacon, and a member of Court Liberatta, Catholic Daughters of America and St. Johnís Womenís Club.
She is survived by her son, Guy Giordano and his wife, Mary Anne, Hyde Park, and her daughter, Judith Giordano Smith, and her husband, Steven, High Point, NC; three grandchildren, Susan Weed, and her husband, Michael, Russell Smith, and Susan Smith; one great grandson, Michael Weed; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive their friends on Tuesday, March 3, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Halvey Funeral Home, Inc., 24 Willow Street, Beacon. Handicap access is via Oak Street. Members of Court Liberatta will meet for services at 4:30 p.m.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Wednesday, March 4, at 11 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, 35 Willow Street, Beacon.
Interment will follow in St. Joachimís Cemetery, 303 Washington Avenue, Beacon.
The family would like to express their appreciation for the loving care provided by the Pines at Poughkeepsie and Hospice of Dutchess County.
Donations in memory of Mrs. Giordano may be made to Hospice of Dutchess County, 374 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.
To send the family a personal condolence, please visit www.halveyfh.com.