Antonia Terrigno

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Antonia Terrigno of Monroe passed away Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at Pine Valley Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Spring Valley. She was 90 years old.

The daughter of Felice Iadisernia and Maria-Serafina Maglieri Iadisernia, she was born in Campobasso, Italy, on Dec. 21, 1926.

Antonia was the devoted widow of Rocco Terrigno, who predeceased her in 2002.

She was a retired housekeeper for Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville.

Survivors include her loving children, daughters: Cora Colella and her husband Alfred of Monroe, Donna Gravenese and her husband Paul of Waccabuc and her son Tino Terrigno and his wife Hieu of Sanford, Fla.; her sister Lucia Iadisernia of Italy, and her four adoring grandchildren: Melissa Colella-Wang and her husband Xin, Steven Colella and his wife Alicia, Jennifer Colella and Loretta Terrigno.

Antonia was predeceased by her brothers Alessandro and Pasquale Iadisernia.

Visitation was held Dec. 7 at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home in Monroe.

A Funeral Mass was celebrated Dec. 7 at St. Anastasia Parish Church in Harriman.

Entombment followed in Ferncliff Cemetery in Hartsdale.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Parish Outreach, 26 Still Road, Monroe, NY 10950.

Arrangements by Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home (845-782-8185 -
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