Dominick J. Sculco
HYDE PARK - Dominick J. Sculco 87, a lifelong resident of the area passed away at Ferncliff Nursing Home in Rhinebeck on May 17, 2013.
Mr. Sculco was a Mail Clerk for the City Hall in the City of Poughkeepsie for many years up until his retirement.
He was a United States Army
Veteran serving our Country during WWII
. He was honorably discharged from the service.
Mr. Sculco was an avid reader, he loved to go on his walks and was a lifelong NY Yankees Fan.
Dominick was born in Poughkeepsie, NY on October 28, 1925. He was the son of Frank Sculco and Adeline Hawley Sculco.
On June 19, 1949 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Poughkeepsie he married his loving wife Amelia Magnarella. Mrs. Sculco survives at home in Hyde Park, NY. Additional survivors include his three sons; Dominick A. Sculco and his wife Bonnie of Newburgh, NY; Philip F. Sculco of Hyde Park, NY; Michael Sculco of Hyde Park, his sister; Mary Madaras of Poughkeepsie NY, his stepgrandson; Kevin Monroe and his wife Samantha, his great granddaughter Emma and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mr. Sculco was predeceased by his brothers; Frank, Jerry, Thomas, and Ford Sculco and his sisters; Caroline Galante, Anna Bartel,Theresa Cimorelli and Margaret Sappia.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend who will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
The family would like to especially thank Diane, Kelly, Dawn, Erin, Alea, Robert and the additional Nursing Staff and Aides on floor 5A at Ferncliff Nursing Home in Rhinebeck for their special care.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday May 21st. 4-8pm at the Michael Torsone Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. 218 Mill St. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. Wheelchair entrance is located in the rear of funeral home on Vassar St.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday May 22nd 9:30am at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Poughkeepsie.
Burial will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery in Poughkeepsie with military honors.
For directions or to send an online condolence please visit our website at www.torsonememorial.com