Carmela Stangarone Trapasso

July 17, 1914 - September 10, 2018

Reposing Dorsey Funeral Home Thursday 9/13 2-4pm and 7-9pm.  Funeral mass Friday 9/14 10am St. Ann’s Church
Internment: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
In lieu of flowers donations to Covenant House appreciated.

Carmela Stangarone Trapasso
July 17, 1914 - September 10, 2018
Carmela Stangarone Trapasso of Ossining passed away peacefully on September 10, 2018. 
She was born July 17, 1914 in New Rochelle, New York to Vincenzo Stangarone and Carmela Macchia Stangarone.
Carmela graduated from New Rochelle High School in 1933. She graduated from Westchester School of Nursing, Grasslands in 1936.  She served in the U.S. Army as a nurse from 1940-1950 and was stationed in Branford, England during WWII where she supervised 18 surgical wards.  The hospital treated 7,000 American soldiers wounded in the invasion of Normandy and subsequent campaigns. 
After being discharged from the Army Carmela was employed as Director of Nursing at Briar Crest Nursing Home in Ossining from 1954-1994. 
Carmela was pre-deceased by her husband Orlando Trapasso, 4 brothers and 5 sisters.
She is survived by her daughter Donna (Douglas) MacArthur, Grandchildren Chris MacArthur and Gina (Bill) Feeks and three great grandchildren -Billy, Justin and Katie Feeks and many nieces and nephews. 
Reposing Dorsey Funeral Home Thursday 9/13 2-4pm and 7-9pm.  Funeral mass Friday 9/14 10am St. Ann’s Church
Internment: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
In lieu of flowers donations to Covenant House appreciated.

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