MAMARONECK, N.Y. – Mary Thomasina Martinelli, of Mamaroneck, died on Tuesday, June 16. She was 79.
Martinelli was born in Malvito, Italy on March 10, 1936, to Francesco and Angelina Amatuzzi, emigrating to New York with her family as a teenager and helping with the family landscaping business.
She is survived by her husband Amerigo "Ricky" Martinelli; two sons, Michael and his wife, Ann, and Joseph and his wife, Jennifer, four siblings, Ernesto and his wife, Lina, George and his wife, Anna Maria, Gigi and his wife, Vicky and Gulio Amatuzzi, and four grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her parents, and brother Giacomo “John” Amatuzzi.
Visiting hours are on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Coxe and Graziano Funeral Home, 767 E. Boston Post Road in Mamaroneck.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Vito's Roman Catholic Church.
Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery.
For more information or to post online condolences, go to www.coxeandgraziano.com .
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