Emily Y. Audia
The Guest Book is expired.
Poughkeepsie - Emily Y. Audia, 85, of Poughkeepsie, NY died Thursday, June 28, 2012 at her home. A lifelong resident, Emily was born in Poughkeepsie on August 24, 1926 to the late Paride and Rosaria Montano Feola. She was a loving wife to John J. Audia, whom she married on April 29, 1951 at Mt. Carmel Church in Poughkeepsie. Her husband predeceased her on December 15, 2001. Emily had worked at IBM in Poughkeepsie as a quality inspector for 22 years, retiring in 1986. She was a member of Holy Trinity Church and was the choir director at St. Joseph's Church in Millbrook, NY. Emily sang opera locally at the Bardavon Theater and on the radio. She also played the organ for family and was an outstanding seamstress. She was a loving and devoted mother to her son Joseph B. Audia who survives in Pleasant Valley, NY. She was also a beloved sister to her brothers Frederick, Louis, Rudolph, Mario and Lucien Feola and her sister Teresa Capezio, all who have predeceased her. In addition, she was a loving aunt to many nieces, nephews and sisters-in-law. Calling hours will be held on Monday, July 2, 2012 from 4:00-8:00pm at the William G. Miller & Son Funeral Home, Inc., 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at Holy Trinity Church at 11:30am and burial will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery. If desired, donations may be made to
, 501 St. Jude's Pl., Memphis, TN 38105 or to Hospice Foundation, 374 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. To send online condolences, please visit our website at www.wmgmillerfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from June 30 to July 2, 2012