Carmela Diaz, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on October 13, 2018. She was 80.
Carmela was born on July 29, 1938 in NYC to the late Enrico and Cira (Petriccione) Gargiulo.
She worked for many years as a Lab Technician.
She was predeceased by her husband Antonio who died on December 2, 2016.
She is survived by her daughter Felicia (Joseph) Colangelo; her 2 grandchildren Alexa (Michael) Cuzzi and Michael Colangelo: her great grandson Anthony Cuzzi; her 2 brothers: Salvatore and Henry Gargiulo and her sister Gessie Tassone.
Visiting hours will be Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Wednesday 10am at Holy Name Church. Interment will follow at Beechwoods Cemetery.