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Arnaldo DeSanctis, 91, Yonkers Resident

Arnaldo DeSanctis
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YONKERS, N.Y. – Arnaldo DeSanctis, of Yonkers, died Saturday, June 18. He was 91.

He was born in Taglicozzo, Italy, to the late Antonio and Anna Iacomini DeSanctis. He was employed at General Motors for 36 years before his retirement. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Yonkers and a family man who enjoyed spending a lot of time with his grandchildren.

He was the husband of Rita DeSanctis, who survives him; father of Maria (Nunzio) Pietrosanti; grandfather of Nicholas, Daniel and Anthony; great-grandfather of Ella and Juliet; and brother of Paola Pinori.

Visitation will take place from 7-9 p.m. Monday at Flower Funeral Home Inc., 714 Yonkers Ave., Yonkers. A funeral Mass will take place at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, 70 Park Hill Ave., Yonkers, with entombment to follow at Ferncliff Mausoleum.

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