Michael Bello(1967 - 2013)

Michael A. Bello

Hopewell Junction - Michael Anthony Bello, a Dutchess County resident since 2003, formerly of Ossining, died suddenly and unexpectedly at New Milford Hospital on Monday, April 15, 2013. He was 46.

Son of Ralph and Anna Silvestri Bello, he was born in Brooklyn on January 18, 1967. Michael truly loved spending time with his family, especially his nieces and nephews. He had a true appreciation for animals, and had a special interest in horses. For most of his life, he worked as a cook and was most recently employed by Hopewell Farm in Hopewell Junction.

He is survived by his mother, Anna Bello of Connecticut; his son, Michael; his brother, James Bello & his wife Marci of Hopewell Junction; his sister, Francine Speede & her husband Mark of Connecticut; his sister, Christine Bello of Connecticut; and many loving nieces, nephews and other relatives & friends.

Michael was predeceased in death by his father, Ralph Bello in 1988 as well as his sister, Debra Bello in 2012.

Calling hour will be from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, April 18 at the McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc., 1089 Main Street, Fishkill. A Funeral Service will be at 1 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home, followed by interment at Fishkill Rural Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to benefit Michael's family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home during services.

For directions, online condolences and memorial donations, please visit Michael's Book of Memories at www.mchoulfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc.
1089 Main Street Fishkill, NY 12524
(845) 896-2000

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal on Apr. 18, 2013