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Barbara Colavito, 82, Of Yonkers, Worked As Executive Secretary

Barbara Colavito
Barbara Colavito Photo Credit: The Daily Voice/Contributed

YONKERS, N.Y. - Barbara Colavito of Yonkers died Nov. 13. She was 82.

Colavito was born Oct. 20, 1931,  in New York City, to Bozena "Bertha" and Leopold Klecanda. She worked at several different corporations as an executive secretary and volunteered in the local political campaigns.

Colavito is survived by her daughter, Barbara Ann Felts (Brion) of Seattle Wash.; son, Thomas Colavito (Kimberly) of Holden Maine; daughter-in-law, Leonora Colavito Williams of Colorado; brother, Alfred Klecanda (Josselyn) of Rome; 11 grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Antonio Colavito; and son, Anthony W. Colavito (YFD).

Calling hours are Wednesday, Nov. 20 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Whalen and Ball Funeral Home .

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center , NYC 10065.

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