Dolores Forestier, a lifelong resident of the Bronx, passed away peacefully on September 7, 2021 at the age of 92.
She was born in the Bronx on March 30, 1929 to Nicola and Giovani Forestieri. She worked as a Floor Director at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York City.
Dolores was the loving Aunt of Larry (Celia) Forestieri, Jeanie O'Grady, Thomas (Michele) Bazzini, Lois Forestieri, Susan (Bruno) Pellegrini, Diane (Richard) Lewin, Kenneth (Patty Jo) Kegler, James (Pat) Kegler, Albert (Mary) Kegler. Cherished Great Aunt of Michele Fratti, Marilyn Wichnovitz, David Forestieri, Joseph O'Grady, Christina Bazzini, Danielle Crowell, Thomas Bazzini, Mark Pellegrini, Andrew Pellegrini, Eric Lewin, Jordan Kegler, Kenley Kegler, Cassie Leiken, Alison Kegler and James Kegler.
The family will be present on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 from 10 AM - 1 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Services- 732 Yonkers Avenue- Yonkers, New York 10704. Following the Service, Dolores will be laid to rest at Woodlawn Cemetery, East 233rd Street & Webster Avenue- Bronx, New York 10470.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family