Vincent J. Massarelli

MILLBROOK — Vincent J. Massarelli, 89, a longtime resident of Millbrook, passed away on March 1, 2019, at Sharon Health Care Center.  

Born on July 27, 1929, in Poughkeepsie, he was the son of the late Josephine (Magnarella) and John Massarelli.   

He proudly served in the United States Air Force during World War II. Mr. Massarelli was employed as a manager at IBM in Fishkill, N.Y., and was a former Town of Washington justice and constable. 

Mr. Massarelli is survived by his son, Thomas Massarelli of Pleasant Valley, N.Y.; his daughter, Patricia Bracey and her husband, Stephen, of Wassaic; a sister, Anna Distefano of Poughkeepsie; four grandchildren, Jason Bracey, Julianne O’Brien and Lisa and James Massarelli; and five great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Deagan and Kadence Bracey, Emma O’Brien and Ava Massarelli.

He was predeceased by his wives, Catherine (Goggins) Massarelli and Barbara (Wyckwire) Massarelli; three brothers, Thomas, John and Paul Massarelli; three sisters, Fannie Anderson, Nancy Sessa and Josephine Massarelli; and a granddaughter, Shellie Bracey. 

Arrangements are under the care of the Hufcut Funeral Home in Dover Plains. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 5 at Immaculate Conception Church in Amenia.  Burial with military honors followed at Immaculate Conception Cemetery. 

Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 301 Manchester Road, Suite 105, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. 

To send the family an online condolence, go to www.hufcutfuneralhome.com.