Michael V. Summa, a lifelong resident of New Rochelle, died on May 15, 2013. He was 64.
Michael was born on June 11, 1948 in New Rochelle, to the late Leonard and Carmela (Pace) Summa. He retired from PepsiCo four years ago. Prior to that he was Vice President of Operations at Seagram’s. He graduated from Iona College and received his Masters from Queens College, after which he taught 6th grade at Roosevelt School in New Rochelle. He then went on to become Vice President of Operations at Joyce Beverages and then SoHo Natural Soda. He was active in the New Rochelle Boys and Girls Club where he was honored as Man of the Year 5 years ago.He is survived by his wife the former Sharon Georgio whom he married November 22, 1970; his three daughters Lisa Summa-Guarino, Carrie Summa-Cummaro and Gina Egan; his grandson Matthew and his four granddaughters, Amanda, Mikayla, Angelina, and Ana. He is also survived by his brother Leonard. Visiting will be Friday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A Mass is scheduled for Saturday 9:30am at Holy Name Church. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital