Luciano Imperatore, age 88, of Croton Falls, NY, died Wednesday, March 11, 2015 after a long illness.
Luciano was born in Gorga, Italy, the son of the late Leonino Imperatore and Assunta Maironi. He came to the United States in December 1947 and worked as a brick & Stone mason with local 5 in New York before retiring in 1992.
In 1963, Luciano built his own home using his trade. He enjoyed his home and spent many hours working in his yard and his vegetable garden which he became well known for in his neighborhood.
Luciano would always travel back to Italy to visit his relatives and friends which was important to him. He is survived by his daughter, Anne Ahearn and son-in-law Bob.
A graveside service will be held on Monday, March 16, 2015 10:30am at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Somers, NY. Friends may call at the Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave., Brewster, NY on Sunday from 4 to 8pm. www.beecherfuneralhome.com
Contributions in Luciano’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, Hudson Valley Region, 121 Executive Drive, New Windsor, NY 12553.