Cosmo Altieri

November 30, 1937January 16, 2012

Cosmo Altieri of Verplanck, NY, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2012.

Cosmo was born on November 30, 1937 in Eboli, Italy to Vincenzo and Maria (Tommassini) Altieri. He worked and retired from Sing Sing Correctional Facility in Ossining, NY as the Maintenance Supervisor. He was a 30 year member of the Society of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel and the Verplanck Fire Department. Cosmo was married to the late Patricia (Roberts) Altieri in Peekskill, NY on February 7, 1960.

Cosmo is survived by his devoted children; Sandy Cummins, Roseann Altieri, Susan Pardee and Vinny Altieri, adoring grandchildren; Jeffrey, Vincent, Brittany, Andrew and Alexis. He is also survived by his beloved brother and sisters; Gina, Anna, Maria and Mario all of Italy. He was predeceased by his loving wife Patricia Altieri and his beloved children, Joey and Cindy Altieri.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 19, 2012 from 6-9 pm at the EDWARD F. CARTER FUNERAL HOME, 170 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, January 20th at 11:00 am also at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery in Cortlandt Manor.


  • Visitation Thursday, January 19, 2012
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 20, 2012
  • Committal Service Friday, January 20, 2012

Cosmo Altieri

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tom hess

November 2, 2012

Cosmo & I worked side by side when he contracted clean-up & other customer services for Texas Instruments ( Con-Ed) at the end on Ninth Street in Verplanck, NY. We got to be good friends & he was such a hard worker who loved his family. I will never forget this fine gentleman & was most saddened by his passing. Rest in peace ole' friend. T.J. Hess

Judy Cuevas-Gaudinier

January 22, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss!! My prayers and thoughts are with your family!! Your dad was a wonderful man!! Rip!!

Denise Dini

January 20, 2012

Sorry to hear of the passing of Coz. Our family knows your sorrow but he finally is at peace with your mom sister and brother.
The Dini Family

Bryan Talbot

January 20, 2012

Thank you for all that you have done for me. You got me a job working with you, and taught me about pest control. You always made me feel welcome at your home. Rest in peace...
My thoughts and prayers are with you Vinny Sandy Roseann and Susan.

Paulette Varian

January 20, 2012

Lisa Calabro

January 20, 2012

Sandy, Roie, Sue and Vinny, I am so sorry about your dad. He was always so kind. I have fond memories of Cosmo. My heart goes out to you all. My apologizes for not being able to attend the services, I am home sick with bronchitis. With love and prayers, Lisa Calabro

Janice DiDonato

January 19, 2012

I am so saddened for the hole that is left in your hearts. But memories have a way of helpping to close it, and thats a blessing. Susan my dear friend please know I would be standing next to you holding your hands and wiping your tears. I love you, love Janice and the rest of the family

John Laroche

January 19, 2012

Rose you and all of the Altieri family are in my prayers. So sorry for your loss.Love your friend John

January 19, 2012

Sandy, Roie, Susan, Vinnie and Family on the loss of your Dad - please accept our most sincere condolences. I had planned to come to Carter's tonight, but unfortunately I'm not feeling well. Sandy and Ro - I hope to see you soon.

Joan and Augie Weise

Renee Mauro

January 19, 2012

Sending prayers to all your loved ones. From Renee, Wapeskiw and Kesekoseah Mauro.