Anne Margaret Mazzella

  • Born: August 13, 1944
  • Died: November 25, 2018
  • Location: Brewster

Joseph J Smith Funeral Home Inc

692 US 6
Mahopac, NY 10541

Tel. (845) 621-1992

Tribute & Message From The Family


Anne Margaret Mazzella of Brewster, NY and formerly of Mahopac, NY passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the age of 74. She was born in Philadelphia, PA on August 13, 1944, the daughter of Albert and Aida Tieri Lofaro.

Anne earned her Master's Degree and was a school teacher at St. Francis de Chantal School in the Bronx, earlier in her career. Prior to retirement, she was a medical office manager in Brewster.

Anne had a special way about her that emulated love and warmth to everyone she met. She had that magical touch that made everyone feel safe and loved. Anne was an avid Yankee fan who loved all things Disney, where she cherished her family vacations.

Anne had been active with the American Cancer Society in Putnam County and was a participant in Relay For Life for many years.

On July 3, 1977 she married Robert Mazzella at Good Council Chapel in White Plains, NY. In addition to Robert, she is survived by her daughters, Danielle (Vince) and Nicole all of Levittown, PA, her brother, Lawrence Lofaro(Barbara) of Boynton Beach, FL, her sister Anita Carulli of Brookfield, CT. She is also survived by her grandson, Nicholas, who was her greatest blessing and light of her life. She was loved very much by her nieces and nephews and God Children Matthew DeRosa, Lauren Wines and Christopher Carulli.

Visiting will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018 from 4-8 pm at Joseph J. smith Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 10 am at St. Joseph's Church in Somers, NY. Interment will follow at Raymond Hill Cemetery in Carmel, NY.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Anne may be made to the National Kidney Foundation or to the American Diabetes Association.