Josephine J. Palumbo

COPAKE — Josephine J. Palumbo, 95, of Taconic Shores in Copake passed away on April 30, 2011, at the Baptist Home in Rhinebeck, N.Y. She was the widow of Anthony Palumbo.

She was born on Dec. 1, 1915, in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., the daughter of the late Mary (Skiba) and John Kowalski.

A homemaker, Mrs. Palumbo moved to Copake 30 years ago from Poughkeepsie.

At one time, she and her husband, Anthony, were members of the Poughkeepsie Elks Club, along with the Roe Jan-area Young at Hearters.

Survivors include her sons, Anthony Palumbo of Millerton and James Palumbo of Las Vegas, Nev.; her daughters, Patricia Palumbo of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., and Mary Ann Palumbo of Somers, N.Y.; and a grandaughter, Stevie Klein of Colorado.

Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery in Poughkeepsie.

Peck and Peck Funeral Home, Copake, has care of the arrangements. Visit www.peckandpeck.net to sign an online guestbook.