October 17, 1939 - April 26, 2021
Rosalind Kennedy 10/17/1939 – 4/26/2021 Born in Yonkers, NY on October 17, 1939, Rosalind was the daughter of the late William and Isabell (Waddell) Kennedy of Scotland, Yonkers NY and Grafton NH. She was the loving wife of the late Herbert “Herb” (Dlugatch) Lewis whom she married in 1998. Rosalind and Herb made Stormville NY their home and were married at the Chapel at Fort Schuyler where they helped restore the stained glass windows in the historic stone chapel and were the first couple married there after the restoration. Herb and Rosalind enjoyed traveling around the world together, working on stained glass projects as well as attending events at West Point. Rosalind spent over 20 years raising her children in Ossining NY where she gave generously of her time to the Ossining Arts Council. Rosalind was employed by Westchester Medical Center and NY Presbyterian Hospital as an executive assistant. She was also proud of the fact that she worked early in her career at the Bronx Zoo. Rosalind was amazingly creative and loved to paint and draw and design clothing. She owned a stained glass and glass jewelry business as well. She graduated from Saunders High School in Yonkers and Berkeley Secretarial School in White Plains. Surviving members of her family include her children Robin Eletto (granddaughter Lauren Mills and grandson Bobby Mills), Richard Eletto (wife Jennifer, grandson’s Richard and Nicholas), and Dawn Eletto (grandson’s Ryan and Darin Alpert), Herb’s family, sister Jessie Mae (Kennedy) Wilson of Grafton NH (niece Beth Wilson Hutchins (husband Roger) of Piermont NH, niece Jessy May LaValley (husband Steve) of New London NH, and John P Wilson (wife Kim) of Lebanon NH and many great nieces and nephews. Rosalind will be laid to rest on Saturday May 1st at Rosehill Memorial Park. A small private service will take place at Yorktown Funeral Home, 945 East Main Street, Shrub Oak, NY 10588 from 9:00am to 10:00am. In lieu of flowers, please feel free to make a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Rosalind Kennedy 10/17/1939 – 4/26/2021 Born in Yonkers, NY on October 17, 1939, Rosalind was the daughter of the late William and Isabell (Waddell) Kennedy of Scotland, Yonkers NY and Grafton NH. She was the loving wife of the late... View Obituary & Service Information
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10/17/1939 – 4/26/2021
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