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Obituary for Lillian A. DeCarlo (All)

Lillian DeCarlo passed away on Monday, December 6, 2021, in her home in Thornwood, New York. She died one day before her 101st birthday with her son, Terrell Kolodzinski by her side. She was predeceased in death by her husband Frank J. Kolodzinski, her second husband John DeCarlo, and her eldest son Frank J. Kolodzinski Jr. Lillian was born in Beaufort, South Carolina on December 7, 1920. She moved to New York when her father died in 1936. She is survived by her sons Terrell Kolodzinski, and John DeCarlo (Karen) and her daughter-in-law Theresa Kolodzinski. Her grandchildren, Kim (Charles) Gruver, Frank J. Kolodzinski III (Krista), Desirai DeCarlo, John DeCarlo, Taber (Robert) Harris, and Tyson DeCarlo. Her Great-Grandchildren Charles Gruver IV, Matthew Gruver, Jon Crabtree, Frank J. Kolodzinski IV, Kyle Kolodzinski, and Harper Harris, as well as extended family and friends. Lillian was very active in her Church, Holy Innocents in Pleasantville, NY, where she was a member of the Parish Reach Out to Seniors (PRO group), and a member of the Thornwood Women’s Club. Lillian was a Lay Eucharistic Minister and she trained parishioners to become Lay Eucharistic Ministers for the Church. The family will receive friends today, Friday December 10, 2021, from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Beecher Flooks Funeral Home, 418 Bedford Rd, Pleasantville New York. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday December 11, 2021, at 10:00 AM at Holy Innocents Church 431 Bedford Rd. Pleasantville, NY.