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Walter J. Ceconi

September 25, 1932 ~ January 16, 2020 (age 87)


Walter James Ceconi, a lifelong resident died January 16, 2020 in Sleepy Hollow, NY. He was born September 25, 1932 in North Tarrytown to Giacomo and Clara Ceconi. He graduated North Tarrytown High School in 1951.

During the Korean War, he served in the US Army. He married Barbara Tuttle at Immaculate Conception Church in 1964.

Walter was an Electrician with the IBEW until his retirement. He was a proud member of the IBEW Union. He was a member of Columbia Hose of the Sleepy Hollow Fire Department, a parishioner of St. Teresa of Avila Church and the member of the Sleepy Hollow GOP. He was also an avid gardener.

Walter is survived by Barbara, his wife of 55 years; his daughter Amy Ceconi-Cavalieri (Joe) and his grandchildren Cassandra, Joseph and James Walter. He was predeceased by his brothers Aldo and Eugene and his sisters Giovanna (Jenny) Ceconi, Irene Zegarelli and Edith Fratta.

Visitation will be at Coffey Funeral Home on Monday from 3PM to 7PM. His Funeral Mass will be on Tuesday at 11:00 at St. Teresa of Avila Church followed by interment in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.

In Lieu of Flowers

donations to the American Lung Association


Rosary Hill Home

600 Linda Avenue

Hawthorne, NY 10532

Would be appreciated.

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January 20, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Coffey Funeral Home
91 North Broadway
Tarrytown, NY 10591

Funeral Mass
January 21, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Teresa of Avila Church
130 Beekman Avenue
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591

January 21, 2020

12:00 PM
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
540 North Broadway
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591


Rosary Hill Home
600 Linda Avenue, Hawthorne NY 10532

American Lung Association

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