McKinnon, Sylvia D.
Sylvia D. McKinnon, 78, of Elmsford passed away June 16, 2013 from complications of Breast Cancer
. She was born in Plattsburgh, NY to Mary Ann Louise Arquette and Estaban Francisco Duran. She married Robert Coccaro Sr. in 1954, then Bennett M. McKinnon (deceased) in 1981. She worked for AT&T for 24 years. She was a member of OLMC Parish, Rosary Society, Parish Council, and taught CCD and at the SMART program at Alice E. Grady. She is survived by her siblings: Stephen Duran, Shirley Wagner, Alan Duran, and Ray Duran; her children: Diane (Stephen) Kolenda, Loretta (Carl) Lachman, Jeanine (Nicholas) Cosentino, Robert (Donna) Coccaro Jr., and Stephanie Coccaro; and her grandchildren: Kathlyn Kolenda, Deborah Lachman, Margo Kolenda, Brittney Lachman (fiancé Justin Bendjak), Stephen Cosentino and Marina Cosentino. Services will be held Wednesday from 2-4; 7-9 at Ballard - Durand Funeral Home in Elmsford, NY. Funeral mass will be held Thursday, 10am at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Elmsford. She will be laid to rest at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Putnam Valley, NY. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Sylvia's name to the
or Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church.