August 21, 2008
Mrs. DeBonis was born in Italy on January 2, 1920 to the late Vincent and Beatrice Cialdella Tota. She was the wife of the late Nicholas DeBonis who predeceased her on March 24, 1982.
She is survived by three children: Mrs. Robert (Marie) Young of Chicago, Beatrice Maxwell of Staten Island, and Michael (Karen) DeBonis of Preston Hollow, who formerly owned the Sunside Inn in Cairo; seven grandchildren; one great-grandson; four sisters and one brother-in-law as well as many nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, August 25 at 11 a.m. in St. Mary's Our Lady of Knock Shrine in E. Durham with Rev. Jeremiah Nunan, officiating. Interment will follow on Tuesday in Mount St. Mary's Cemetery in Flushing. Friends and relatives may call at the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
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