January 8, 2007
Mrs. Zibella was born in Catskill on August 1, 1909 to the late Cosmo and Margaret Delema Fantazzo. She was the mother of seven and wife of the late Anthony P. Zibella, Sr. who predeceased her on August 25, 1996.
Mrs. Zibella is survived by her seven children: Margaret Gowanlock of Florida, Anthony P. Zibella, Jr. of Hudson, Patricia Miles of Connecticut, Dolores Dupont of North Carolina, Antoinette Niekamp of Florida, Lucille Hoffman of Clifton Park, and Cosmo Zibella of Catskill; nine grandchildren: Barbara, Lisa, Michael, Rose, Charlotte, Victoria, Kevin, Donna, and Dolores; seven great-grandchildren: Ellen, Eric, Zachary, Mitchell, Kameron, Sydney, and Matthew. She was predeceased by her granddaughter Iliona of Florida.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, January 15 at 9:30 a.m. in St. Patrick's R.C. Church on Bridge Street in Catskill with Rev. John L. Moyna, pastor of St. Mary's Church in Coxsackie officiating. Interment will follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill.
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