Tricarico, Bruna Carlucci
Bruna Carlucci Tricarico (1912-2013)
Bruna Tricarico died peacefully on May 10, 2013. She was 100 years old. She was born on October 28, 1912, to Paul and Marie Carlucci, Bruna was the second oldest of fourteen children and took great pride in caring for her younger brothers and sisters. Bruna married Michael Tricarico in 1936. They had one child, Marguerite D'Eufemia). Bruna spent most of her life in the Bronx, moving to Rockland County in 1976. Bruna was a kind woman who only saw the best in people. Her warm smile brought joy to those around her. The memory of such a long happy life, with countless memories, is a true blessing to her family. She will forever be treasured by her daughter and adored son-in-law (Jim), grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Bruna was predeceased by her parents, Paul and Marie Carlucci; her husband, Michael; brothers Joe, Nicky, Rocky, Vincent, Danny, Angelo, Sammy and William; sisters Hilda, Mary and Anna. She is survived by her sister Madeline; brother Bobby; daughter Marguerite and her husband Jim; her three granddaughters Michele (Joe), Christina (John), Jennifer (Lou); and her great-grandchildren, Megan, Christopher, Trevor, Ryan, Matthew, Dylan, Caroline and Samantha. Bruna cherished every moment she spent with the children; and they were blessed to have had her as a presence in their lives.
Visiting hours will be Monday, May 13 from 4-8pm at Michael J. Higgins Funeral Home in Congers, New York 845-268-6665. A Funeral Mass is scheduled for Tuesday, May 14 at St. Paul's Church in Congers, New York.