Ackley, Eleanor Ann
Eleanor Ann Ackley, passed away January 10, 2012 at Tappan Zee Manor with her family by her side. Eleanor was born in Manhattan on May 23, 1915 to Gaetano and Nicolina Scavelli. She has been a Rockland resident for over 40 years. Eleanor was an accomplished seamstress for many years. She enjoyed dancing, shopping and loved acquiring fine jewelry and art work while traveling through Europe.
Eleanor is survived by many loving nieces and nephews and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Friends may call today 5-8pm at the Higgins Funeral Home, 113 Lake Road East, Congers, NY 10920. A service will be held Friday 11am at the funeral home. Burial to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Nyack, NY. Donations can be made in Eleanor's name to United Hospice of Rockland, 11 Stokum Lane, New City, NY 10956.
Michael J. Higgins Funeral Home
113 Lake Road East
Congers, NY 10920