Arthur Peter Masiello

February 19, 1931July 22, 2018

Arthur Masiello of Congers, NY, 87 years old, passed away on July 22, 2018. Arthur was a 60 + year resident of Congers only recently moving in with his son in Virginia. He was born on February 19, 1931 to Veronica Ruth and Anthony Masiello, who owned Tony's Confectionary, commonly known as "Mary's" on Railroad Avenue where Art spent much of his time working and being with friends. Arthur grew up in West Haverstraw and went to local schools. He married the love of His life, Frances, in 1955. Arthur was partners with his brother Danny at Danny & Art’s Service center, on Route 9W in Haverstraw for 42 years. He enjoyed cooking, making things, finding jokes on the internet, and visiting with friends. He is survived by his son George Masiello; his son James and daughters Katherine and Alyssa and daughter-in-law Jennifer. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He is preceded by his brothers Danny and Felix and wife Frances.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9pm at Higgins Funeral Home in Congers, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, 10am, Higgins Funeral Home Congers, followed by interment at Gethsemane Cemetery, Rockland Lake, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Boy’s Town or Toy’s for Tot’s.


  • Visiting Tuesday, July 31, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Arthur Peter Masiello

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Margaret Burke

July 28, 2018

Arthur would come into the Congers Post Office just to bring me jokes. It was something I looked forward to. When it was too hard for him to get around, I became one of his e-mail buddies! He will be missed. (Most of my saved e-mails are from Arty)