Lydia Ferrieri

Lydia G. Ferrieri

Hopewell Junction - Lydia G. Ferrieri, 61 of Hopewell Junction died Sunday, February 10, 2013 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Flushing,NY on September 1, 1951, she was the daughter of the late Victor and Lydia Gallagher Brill. On September 22, 1973 at the United Methodist Church in Yorktown Heights, Lydia married Dennis Ferrieri. Mr. Ferrieri predeceased her on May 18, 2008.

Mrs. Ferrieri previously worked in retail management at Famous Footwear in Fishkill and the Galleria Mall.

She enjoyed card playing, crocheting, and was an avid reader.

Lydia was the loving mother of Lydia G. Margolus and her husband Keith of Danbury,CT., and Stephen D. Ferrieri and his wife Caroline of Wappingers Falls; dear grandmother of Ella and Autumn Margolus and Owen and Evan Ferrieri; sister of Robert and John Sarles, both of Fl., Pamela Carey of Mahopac and Victoria Brodbeck of White Plains. Also surviving is her sister in law, Elsie Schrull of Carmel,NY; several nieces and nephews, and leaves behind her best friend Patty Donohue of Hopewell Junction as well as several other friends and neighbors.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 14 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the Robert H. Auchmoody Funeral Home, 1028 Main St., Fishkill. Funeral services will he held on Friday, February 15 at 11 am from the funeral home. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made in Lydia's memory to the , 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016. For directions and to sign a guest book for Lydia, please visit

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from Feb. 13 to Feb. 15, 2013