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Della Boccafola

Died: September 01, 2010


Boccafola, Della, born on May 7, 1912 in Co. Galway, Ireland, passed away peacefully in her sleep on September 1, 2010. A long time Huntington resident, she was the devoted wife of Amato, who died in 1998. She was also a loving mother to her son, Msgr. Kenneth E. Boccafola, and her two daughters, Roberta Sherlock (John) and Adele Hoffman (William). She adored her 11 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.

Visiting is on Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 pm at Moloneys Hauppauge Funeral Home, 840 Wheeler Rd. (Rte. 111) Hauppauge. Religious service Thursday 8 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated by her son at St. Thomas More R.C. Church on Kings Hwy., Hauppauge on Friday at 11 am. Interment St. Patricks Cemetery, Huntington. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Brookhaven Hospice, 105 West Main St., Patchogue, NY 11772.


Religious service Thursday 8pm. Funeral Mass Friday 11am at St. Thomas More RC Church, Hauppauge, NY


Thursday 3-5 & 7-9pm


Moloney's Hauppauge Funeral Home (Map)


St. Thomas More RC Church (Map)