Francesco Miele, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on July 17, 2015. He was 90.
Francesco was born on January 6, 1925 in Andretta, Italy to the late Francesco and Vincenza (Pennetta) Miele.
He was a landscape Gardner who owned his own business for over 20 years. He was also a custodian at the New School in Manhattan.
He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Teresina (Cianciulli) Miele whom he married on October 11, 1951; his children Vincenza “Lina” (Pasquale) Pennella, Agostino (Mary) Miele, Pasquale “Pat” (Rosie) Miele, Gerardo “Jerry” Miele; his 8 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren and his brother Agostino.
Visiting will be Saturday 7-9pm and Sunday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A Mass at St. Joseph’s Church will be held on Monday 10:00am. Entombment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Port Chester NY.