Bice Carosi, formerly of Bronx, NY most recently of Valhalla, NY loving wife, devoted mother, and proud grandmother, peacefully passed away on January 23, 2018. She was 87 years old. Bice, the daughter of the late Paola Teresa and Secondo Carosi, was born on April 27, 1930 in Tussio, Abruzzo, Italy. Bice immigrated to the United States in 1947 at the age of 17 when she married the love of her life, Jack Carosi. She was a loving caretaker to her family and many friends around her. She leaves behind her children Arthur Carosi (Dayle), Patricia Vitelli (Frank), and Laura Carosi, grandchildren Nicholas Pinto, Paula Vitelli, and Michael Carosi(Nicole Maucieri). She is also survived by nephews, nieces, cousins, and many friends. She was predeceased by her husband of nearly 70 years, Jack Carosi, a World War II veteran, and son Dominick Carosi, a Vietnam veteran. She was a long standing and active member of Immaculate Conception Church, participating in choir and the Holy Name Society. She was also a member of the Kensico Italian American Society. Visitation is on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 4-8pm at the Hawthorne Funeral Home in Hawthorne, NY. The funeral mass will be held at Immaculate Conception Church on Gun Hill Road in the Bronx, NY on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 10:30am. The burial will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, NY. Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, St. Jude’s, or the charity of your choice.
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