Ralph C. Tarchine Sr. of Bedford, NY. Died on January 25, 2011. He was 86 years old. Ralph worked as a Bricklayer/Contractor in Bedford, NY Mr. Tarchine was born October 8, 1924 in Mt. Kisco, NY to James and Eleanor Fratell Tarchine. He was educated in Mt. Kisco, NY Mr. Tarchine served in the Army from 1943 to 1945 attaining the rank of Pvt. first class and received the bronze star. Locally he was a volunteer fire fighter for 61 years with the Mt. Kisco Hook & Ladder Company. Ralph is survived by his beloved wife Irene A. Tarchine his loving daughter Ellen (Sam) Conklin and his devoted Son Ralph C. Tarchine Jr.(Sharon) Cherished grandfather of 4 grandchildren & 2 great grandsons. His brothers Nick (Ruth) Terracciano and Carme (Kathleen) Terracciano and his sisters Theresa Barnes and Marie Swarm. Visitation will be held on Friday 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the Cassidy-Flynn Funeral Home Inc. Mt. Kisco, NY (914) 666-4840 His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday 10:00am St. Francis of Assisi Church Mt. Kisco and Burial will follow St. Francis Cemetery.
Published in the lohud.com on Jan. 27, 2011