Obituary: Crocco

Edythe Crocco, 85, nurse’s aide, church member

ALBANY—Edythe Cecelia Crocco, 85, of Valatie Woods, died Sunday, February 13, 2011 at the Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital.

She was born May 23, 1925 in Albany to the late Robert and Ruth Goss.

Mrs. Crocco was a nurse’s aide at the Barnwell Nursing Home until she retired in 1987. She was a member of the St. John the Baptist Church. Her husband was the late Frank P. Crocco, Sr., of Stuyvesant.

She was mother to Marietta (James) Saint of Castleton, Frank (Joann) Crocco of Stuyvesant, Rose Murdie (fiancé Ron Rice) of Kinderhook, Emillio (Susan) Crocco of Hartsville, TN and Linda (Roger) Klingbeil of Stockport; loving Nana to Kayla, Tiffany, Frank, Justin, Kirstin and Kyle.

She is also survived by four great-grandchildren; extended family members, Brandon, Heather, Dan, Kristin, Chuck, Beth and Michael; and nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Crocco was predeceased by her sister, Evelyn Ertel of Albany.
Calling hours are Tuesday, February 15, 5 to 8 p.m. at the Raymond E. Bond Funeral Home, Valatie.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, February 16, 11 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Church, Valatie.

 

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