Josephine Riccardi Pepe, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, beloved, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, died on November 9, 2012.
Josephine was born in San Bartolomeo en Galdo, Italy. The daughter of Pasquale and Carmela Riccardi, she immigrated to the United Sates as a young teenager. She was predeceased by her husband of 67 years Anthony Pepe.
She was an active member of the Danbury congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.
Josephine is survived by her children, Robert Pepe, Lucille Ritacco, Anthony Pepe Junior, and Ann Zaccaria. She is also survived by her nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren. They will all sorely miss her.
Visiting Hours will be Monday 5-9 at Lloyd Maxcy & sons Beauchamp Chapel Inc. 16 Shea Pl. New Rochelle, NY 10805, where a funeral service will be held on Monday Evening 7:30pm. Interment will be private.