Lucy Ferrara

| 28 Sep 2011 | 02:51

    Lucy Ferrara, a homemaker and 33-year area resident, died Friday, July 22, at home. She was 82. Daughter of the late Jack Gati and Anna Crisinati Gati, she was born September 12, 1922, in Thompsonville, Conn. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, Goshen. Survivors include her husband, Harry Ferrara, at home; two sons, Richard Ferrara and his wife, Millie, of Goshen and Peter Ferrara and his wife, Diane, of Goshen; one daughter, Anna Shapiro and husband, Marshall, of Manalapan, N.J.; one sister, Beatrice Abate of Brooklyn; five grandchildren, Cami Savage, Doreen Whitton, Debra Gonzalez, Richie Ferrara, and Karen Ferrara; and four great-grandchildren Jessica, Juliana, Rebecca and Marco. She was predeceased by her parents and her brother, Peter Gati. Visitation was held July 24 at Donovan Funeral Home, Goshen. Funeral services will be held on July 25 at St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, Goshen. Interment was in Orange County Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, Goshen. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties, 800 Stony Brook Ct., Newburgh, N.Y. 12550 or the American Cancer Society, 419 E. Main St., Middletown, N.Y. 10940.