Michael J. Higgins Funeral Service

113 Lake Road East, Congers, NY


Carmela Monacelli

31 October , 192218 July , 2019

Carmela Monacelli of Rockland County, NY, 96, passed away on July 18, 2019. She was born to Anna and Louis Visconti on October 31, 1922. She is survived by her son Joseph, and daughters Marie Saracco and Margaret Speziale; her grandchildren Jason, Marina Malamud and Michael; great grandchildren Rae’la Lynch and Emma Malamud. She was predeceased by Pasquale, her husband of 70 years, daughter Anna and granddaughter Christina Saracco. Family will receive friends on Friday, July 26 from 5pm to 9pm at Michael J. Higgins Funeral Home, Congers, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, July 27., 10am, at St. Paul’s Church, Congers, followed by interment at Gethsemane Cemetery, Congers. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Congers – Valley Cottage Volunteer Ambulance Corps www.cvcvac.org.


  • Visitation Friday, 26 July , 2019
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, 27 July , 2019

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