January 14, 2016
New Windsor, NY
Felice Crapis Graziano of New Windsor, NY, a highly skilled seamstress producing everything from women’s clothing to bomber jackets and coats for the military, an area resident for over 95 years, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2016 she was 101. Felice was the daughter of the late Mary and Dominick Crapis of Walden, NY; she was a member and benefactor of Sacred Heart Church in Newburgh and the church of the Ascension in New Milford, NJ.
She is a beloved wife, aunt, great aunt and godmother. She is the widow of Charles Graziano. She is survived by nieces and nephews: June Keefer, Linda Knevels, Beverly Risco, Debbie Norton, Nancy Graziano, Shirley Snider, Jack Graziano, Christine Benjamin and Richard Sherwood; sister-in-law, Mary Ledbetter and brother-in-law, Louis Graziano.
Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 20th at Hudson Valley Funeral Home, Inc. 239 Quassaick Avenue (Rt. 94) New Windsor, NY. A Funeral Mass will follow the visitation at 11 a.m. in Sacred Heart Church Newburgh, burial will be in Calvary Cemetery New Windsor, NY.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contribution may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Anthony V. Cracolici of the Hudson Valley Funeral Home, Inc. 845-562-4411.