Luigi Gallicchio, a longtime resident of Mount Vernon, died on August 20, 2016. He was 81.
Luigi was born on October 28, 1934 in Altomonte, Italy to the late Giuseppe and Marianna (Grosso) Gallicchio. He was a member and former treasurer for the Casa Calabria Club in New Rochelle.
He is survived by his wife Maria Arena whom he married on May 11, 2000; his son Joseph Gallicchio, his daughter Marianna (Peter) Massa; his 4 grandchildren: Luigi, Roseangela, Amanda and Joshua; his 2 sisters, 6 brothers and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his 1st wife Angelina Ferraro.
Visiting hours will be Sunday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc. 16 Shea Pl. New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Monday 9:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Entombment will follow at Ferncliff Cemetery.