OBITUARIES: Bennett, Riozzi, Matteson, Carrillo

Arline F. Bennett (1943 – 2015)

HUDSON—Arline F. Bennett, 71, of Hudson died Sunday, March 1, 2015 at Columbia Memorial Hospital.

Born May 31, 1943 in Brooklyn, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Viola J. Wisch.

Ms. Bennett was a certified nursing assistant for many years.

There are no calling hours or funeral services scheduled at this time.

Arrangements are with the Sacco-McDonald-Valenti Funeral Home, 700 Town Hall Drive, Greenport.

To leave an online condolence visit www.saccomcdonaldvalenti.com

John Richard Riozzi, Sr. (1927 – 2015)

HUDSON—John Richard Riozzi, Sr., 88, of Hudson passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at Columbia Memorial Hospital.

Born in Glasco, January 10, 1927, he was the son of the late Cosmo and Rose (Rich) Riozzi.

Mr. Riozzi was a veteran of World War II, who served with the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theater. He was a mason with Atlantic Cement in Ravena for many years; an avid bowler for more than 60 years and member of the Columbia Greene Bowling Association Hall of Fame.

Mr. Riozzi will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Ruth (Rapp) Riozzi at home; son, John R. Riozzi, Jr., and (Dorian) of Catskill; two daughters, Lisa Marie (Kurt) Shetler of Round Rock, TX, and Charmaine Cooper of Long Island; grandchildren, Carolyn Riozzi, Christopher Riozzi, Tristan Shetler, Lea Shetler, Morgan Cooper, Stephanie Mokszycki and Jeffrey Mokszycki; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Calling hours will be held Monday, March 9 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sacco-McDonald-Valenti Funeral Home, 700 Town Hall Drive, Greenport. Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 10, 10 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor John Hodges officiating. Cremation will be private at Albany Rural Crematory.

Contributions in Mr. Riozzi’s memory are requested to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Traveling Pantry, 8 Storm Avenue, Hudson 12534. To leave an online condolence visit www.saccomcdonaldvalenti.com

Teresa Marie (Nero) Matteson (1959 – 2015)

ALBANY—Teresa Marie (Nero) Matteson, 55, of Catskill, died Wednesday March 4, 2015 at St. Peter’s Hospice. Born in Hudson, October 20, 1959, she was the daughter of Betty Nero of Hudson and the late John Nero.

Ms. Matteson was a 1977 graduate of Hudson High School. She was a certified nurse’s assistant and worked privately for many local elderly. She was a loving and stylish mother and greatly enjoyed her career in nursing. She will be greatly missed by: her children, including her son, Adam J. Matteson, Jr., daughters, Angelina Matteson and Amanda O’Connor; grandchildren and many friends whom she considered “family.”

Family and friends are invited to gather Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Sacco-McDonald-Valenti Funeral Home, 700 Town Hall Drive, Greenport.

A memorial service will follow at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor John Hodges officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Ms. Matteson are welcome to charity of one’s choice.​​ To leave an online condolence visit www.saccomcdonaldvalenti.com

Francisco Carrillo (1934 – 2015)

HUDSON—Francisco Carrillo, 80, of Greenport, husband of Marie, died Thursday, March 5, 2015 at Community Hospice of Columbia-Greene at Columbia Memorial Hospital.

He was born in Puerto Rico December 31, 1934.

Arrangements with the Sacco-McDonald-Valenti Funeral Home, 700 Town Hall Drive, Greenport are incomplete.

To leave condolences for the family visit www.saccomcdonaldvalenti.com

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