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Adele I. Vaccaro

July 19, 1924 ~ May 6, 2019 (age 94)

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Adele I. Vaccaro, 94, of Monroe Township, NJ and formerly of New Canaan, Connecticut, Poughkeepsie, NY, and New Rochelle, NY died on Monday, May 6, 2019. Adele was born on July 19, 1924 to the late George and Antoinette Cavalieri in Throgs Neck, NY. She attended and graduated in 1941 from Walton High School in Bronx, NY. Adele was also a graduate of Grace Institute where she studied business. Her business career began with W.R. Grace & Company in Hanover Square, NY from 1942 - 1950 and continued with Vassar Brothers Hospital from 1981 to her retirement in 1999. She was married to the late John T. Vaccaro in 1949 and had eight (8) children. She was also predeceased by her daughter Kim Vaccaro and her three sisters, Carmel, Antoinette and Jeanne Cavalieri.


Adele adored her family! Her greatest joy was being with family and interacting with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by her loving children, Thomas & (Francesca) Vaccaro, Patricia Vaccaro AKA Angelica Francisco, Cathy Vaccaro, Nancy & (Robert) Sarich, Mary Jane & (Robert) DeLeno, Toni Vaccaro and Peter & (Jacquelyn) Vaccaro. Also survived by her twelve (12) grandchildren and four (4) great-grandchildren.


Memorial Service and Mass to be held on Monday May 13, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Church of the Holy Family, 83 Clove Road, New Rochelle, NY 10801.


In lieu of flowers, etc., Memorial Donations at Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or email at memorials@stjude.org



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Memorial Service
May 13, 2019

10:30 AM
Holy Family Church
83 Clove Road
New Rochelle, NY 10801


Saint Judes Children's Research Hospital
Memphis TN 38101

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