My paternal grandmother.
Denise Ann Cuomo died peacefully on Tuesday, April 15, 2008 at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ. She just celebrated her 90th birthday on April 8, 2008 with family and friends. The daughter of Ernesto and Josephine (Volante) Tomasso she was born in Torino, Italy. She was raised in Paris, France till the age of nine. She immigrated to this country in 1937 and settled in Rochester, NY and moved to the Budd Lake section of Mt. Olive Township to live with my aunt, NJ four years ago. Mrs. Cuomo was employed as a Dietary Aide with St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester for many years before retiring. She was a long time active parishioner of Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Rochester and currently parishioner of Church of St. Jude in Budd Lake, NJ. She is predeceased by her husband, Anthony R. in 1989.