YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Alice M. Arnold, longtime resident of Yorktown Heights, died Tuesday, April 5. She was 84.
She was born Dec. 12, 1931, in New York City, to Joseph and Anna Cushing.
She and her husband married in 1954, and shortly thereafter moved to a variety of places with the U.S. Army.
They lived in Austin, Texas; Fort Sill, Okla., Fort Knox, Ky., and eventually spent two years stationed in Germany. They moved to Yorktown in 1961.
She worked in retail sales, accounting and office management at Grants, Caldor's, LLoyds and Kmart.
She was very devoted to her church, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton. She was one of the first teachers of religious instruction classes (CCD) and later by assisting in the office. She was a longtime member of Seton's St. Matthew's Guild.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ray; children, Ann (Steve) Cutignola, Eileen (Fred) Grabosky, Ray (Ann) Arnold and Mary Arnold; and seven grandchildren, Lauren Cutignola, Steven Cutignola, Kevin Cutignola, Kimberly Chalfant, Fred M. Grabosky, Raymond Arnold and Lena Arnold.
Family and friends will honor her life on Saturday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Sunday from 2-6 p.m. at Yorktown Funeral Home, 945 E. Main St Shrub Oak.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. Interment will follow Assumption Cemetery.
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