Cosimo D. Franze, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on June 28, 2017. He was 76. Cosimo was born on October 31, 1940 in Calabria, Italy to the late Bruno and Giuseppina (Demasi) Franze.
Cosimo was a mason contractor for many years and a communicant of Holy Family Church.
He is survived by his wife the former Raffaela Nesci whom he married on January 23, 1966; his sons Salvatore, Anthony (Angela) and his daughter MaryJo (Keith Vitolo); his 3 grandchildren Carmela, Gabriella and Alessandra and his sister Bernadette Telesca. He was predeceased by his brother John.
Visiting will be Sunday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral mass is scheduled for Monday 10:30am at Holy Family Church. Interment will follow at Greenwood Union Cemetery.