Assunta Cairo (1919-2011)


Assunta Cairo, 91, of New Rochelle, NY, died Saturday, May 21, 2011, at Sound Shore Medical Center. Assunta was born in San Fili, Italy on June 25, 1919, the daughter of Guiseppe and Maria Concetta Mendicino Carpanzano. On September 12, 1937, she married Victor Cairo, who predeceased her on September 8, 1974. Assunta is survived by her son, Victor Cairo, Jr., daughter-in-law Vivian, her daughter Marie Grasso, son-in-law, Louis Grasso, Sr. 6 grandchildren, Deborah Nassayan, Susanne Kantor, Daniel Cairo, Louis Grasso, Jr., Patrick Grasso, Sr. and Denise Grasso and 13 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Mario Carpanzano, sister-in-laws, Millie and Rita Carpanzano. She was predeceased by her brothers, Salvatore, Frank, Carmine, and sisters, Marietta Gentile and Amelia Barletta

Visiting Monday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral mass is scheduled for Tuesday 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

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