July 1, 1953 – March 22, 2018
On Thursday, March 22, Deborah Ann Ardiri, 64, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family after a long struggle with cancer. Debbie was born to William and Patricia Mancuso on July 1, 1953. In 1971 she married Jiovanni (John) Ardiri, to whom she made 47 years of memories with. Debbie was retired from the East Ramapo School District where she was an occupational therapist. Debbie's real passion was caring for her children and 4 grandchildren. She is survived by her husband John Ardiri, her daughter's Patricia Bass (Brendan) and Jennifer Bender (John). She will be dearly missed by her four grandchildren; Emily Bass, John Anthony Bender, Jake Bender, and Brendan Bass. Debbie was predeceased by her son John S. Ardiri. The family will hold visitation at Higgins Funeral Home in Stony Point, NY on Monday, March 26th, from 3-9 pm. A mass is to be held on Tuesday, March 27th at 10 am at Immaculate Conception Church in Stony Point NY. Memorials may be made in Debbie's name to the Joe Raso Hospice House in New City, to whom we are deeply grateful for their caring and compassion in her final days.
- Visiting Monday, March 26, 2018
- Funeral Mass Tuesday, March 27, 2018
March 28, 2018
This is Robert Alvarado mother, now Connie Ambrose. I am so sorry for your loss.
Debbie and I went to Capri hairdressing school together and she was a very lovely woman. The joy of Debbie now in heaven w John and Robert is a hope for all. May her family and friends rest in the love of Jesus.
Edwin and Irma Alvarado
March 27, 2018
Our heartfelt condolences.
Our prayers are with you and the family during this difficult time.
God’s blessings upon you all.
Irma and Edwin Alvarado
March 25, 2018
My heart goes out to John -Jennifer -Patty .and the family . I can’t say enough how Debbie will truly be missed as a mother - wife-grandmother..she was a special person and a special friend! I will always remember all the goods times we shared together...you are in gods hands ,,, love you all. Nancy and Robert Turner
March 25, 2018
John, Patty, Jen and family:we are so sorry and send our heartfelt sympathy to you. We remember all the times you came down to visit, the parties at mom and dads pool and sleepovers with all the girls. We love you and think of you often especially the last few months. Take care of yourselves and hope to see you soon. love Shirley Roy Jen and Will and Ryan