Nellie Ferrara(1922 - 2013)

Ferrara, Nellie

Nellie Ferrara, of Scarsdale, passed away on March 15, 2013 at the age of 90. She was born on July 23, 1922 to the late Michael and Bianca (Zucari) Gagliardi. Nellie was a very active member of the Tuckahoe Senior Citizens and the Eastchester Nutrition Center. She is survived by her 4 children, Anthony (Nancy), Michael (Carol), Angela Ercole (Jonathan), Blanche (Arthur Beman), and 7 grandchildren, Mark Ferrara (Debra), Christine DeRubeis (Paul), Dianne DeMatteo (Dominick),Gregory Ferrara (Eva), Michael Ferrara, David Conley, and Joseph Conley (Joni Lee). She is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren and all her loving nieces and nephews. Along with her parents she was predeceased by her husband Dominick in 1976 and her sister Violet Scudera in 1992. Memorial visitation will be held at THE WESTCHESTER FUNERAL HOME, INC., EASTCHESTER. on Wednesday March 27, 2013 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Jansen Hospice and Palliative Care 670 White Plains Rd. Scarsdale, NY 10583. You may leave the family an online condolence at

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Published in the The Journal News on Mar. 25, 2013