Obituary, Josephine Iacurto

Josephine Iacurto, 94, a longtime resident of Dover Plains, NY, passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 20223 at her home in Dover Plains surrounded by her loving children. Mrs. Iacurto was a Certified Nursing Assistant at Lovely Hill Nursing Home retiring in 1993.

Born on April 15, 1928 in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Giovanna (Pizzo) Santangelo of Palermo, Italy. On September 4, 1955 at St. Brigid’s Church in Brooklyn she married Pasquale Iacurto who predeceased her on January 30, 2023.

Mrs. Iacurto is survived by a daughter, Madeline Iacurto and her wife, Cathy, of New Fairfield, CT and a son, Carmine Iacurto and his wife, Sharon, of Dover Plains. She is also survived by a grandson, Jay Iacurto and his companion, Maria Totten, of Queens, NY and a granddaughter, Danielle Iacurto and her husband, Michael Mapes of Danbury, CT. Besides her parents and husband, Mrs. Iacurto was predeceased by two brothers, Joseph and Salvatore Santangelo and a sister, Rose Monti.

Calling hours will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at the Hufcut Funeral Home, 3159 Route 22, Dover Plains, NY. Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. John F. X. Palatucci officiating. Entombment will follow at the Community Mausoleum at Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Hudson Valley Hospice, 372 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. For directions or to send the family a condolence, please visit

Author: Harlem Valley News