Norina Siragusa(1918 - 2013)

Norina Siragusa

ORMOND BEACH, FL - Norina Louise Siragusa, 94, a resident of Fishkill, NY for 2 years and formerly of Ormond Beach, FL and South Salem, NY, died on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Born in New York City on August 20, 1918, she was the daughter of Louis and Teresa Orefice Albini. Nora attended St. Mary, Mother of the Church in Fishkill. While living in South Salem, she was an active member of the Seniors and served as an elections inspector. She enjoyed reading, gardening, sewing, cooking, entertaining and doing crossword puzzles. She also loved spending time with her family and baking her award winning Biscotti cookies.

Nora is survived by her children, Noreen Ryan of Fishkill, NY, Robert Siragusa and wife Susan of Panama City, FL, Jill Posner and husband Jon of Pound Ridge, NY and Roy Siragusa and wife Jacqueline of Ormond Beach, FL; her grandchildren, Rob Siragusa, Dana Siragusa, Julie Siragusa, Edmund Ryan, Lauren Ryan Miguez, Jessica Ritzcovan, Jana Ritzcovan, Jamie Maloney, Alex Siragusa, Elise Siragusa and Kevin Siragusa; and her great-grandchildren, Byron Siragusa, Gisele Siragusa and Aiyla Miguez.

Nora was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Siragusa; her son-in-law, Raymond E. Ryan; and her siblings, John, Louis and Rose Albini.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 6-9pm at the McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc., 1089 Main Street, Fishkill, NY. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 10am at St. Mary, Mother of the Church, 106 Jackson Street, Fishkill, NY followed by interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Valhalla.

In lieu of flowers, you may send a donation to .

For driving directions and online condolences, please visit Nora's Book of Memories at

Funeral Home

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

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal on Feb. 26, 2013