Antoinette "Dora" Francese, of Mount Vernon, NY passed away peacefully on February 14, 2015 at the age of 95.
She is survived by her daughter Linda Burger and Linda's husband Joseph Burger and their four children, Matthew, Brendan, Kellen and Dennis. A celebration of Antoinette's life will be held at Pelham Funeral Home, 64 Lincoln Ave., Pelham, NY on Thursday, February 19th beginning at 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM followed by a Mass of Christian burial at St. Catharine's Church in Pelham, NY at 11:30 AM. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulcher Cemetery in New Rochelle, NY. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you consider a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project in Antoinette's name: www.woundedwarriorproject.org.