Livia "Cookie" Connaughton
November 16, 1943 - April 6, 2021
New Windsor, NY
Livia "Cookie" Connaughton, 77 of New Windsor, New York, passed away on April 6, 2021.
Cookie was born in New York, NY on November 16, 1943 to Edmund and Sadie (Benintendi) Aversano. Cookie graduated from Lafayette High School. Cookie was married to John C. Connaughton on September 14, 1991. Cookie worked at Staples distribution warehouse in Montgomery, New York for over 20 years. Cookie had passion for singing, dancing and everything ELVIS.
Cookie was predeceased by her devoted husband, John. Cookie is survived by her beloved children: Francine O'Brien of Milford, PA, Edmond O'Brien of Blooming Grove, NY. She was a loving grandmother to Michael, Jack and Finn O'Brien; cherished sister to Fran Pehowich (husband, Walter).
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday, April 9 at David T. Ferguson Funeral Home, 20 North Street, Washingtonville, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be said at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 10 at St. Mary's Church, 42 Goshen Ave., Washingtonville. Burial is to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, 2 Fr. Tierney Circle, Washingtonville. To leave an online condolence please visit www.davidtfergusonfh.com