Judith Ann Pannozzo, 80, of Poughkeepsie, NY passed away peacefully on November 4, 2017. She was in the loving arms of her family listening to her favorite musician, Frank Sinatra. Born on March 27, 1937, Judith was predeceased by her loving husband Romeo, parents Peter & Vivian Longi, and twin sister Joyce Marvin & her husband Bill.
She was a wonderful mother and affectionately known as Nonnie to her grandchildren. Judith enjoyed performing for The Children's Theatre and loved her roles as Pockets and Princess Snappy. In her high school days, she was the head drum majorette at Poughkeepsie High School. Judith graduated from Dutchess Community College and worked as a dental hygienist for many years. She retired as an HR partner at IBM Poughkeepsie.
Judith was married to the love of her life Romeo Pannozzo in 1982. They were a real life Romeo and Juliet. They loved to watch the horse races and listen to the classics. He always said, "She is not only my wife, she is my life."
Judith is survived by three adoring children: her son Kevin Deyo & wife Josephine of Tallahassee, FL, her daughters Kelliann Holtz & husband Marian of Hyde Park, NY, and Kathleen Deyo and wife Kathryn Rourke of Preble, NY. She has several loving grandchildren: Kerriann, Kristi, Cole, David, Vivian, Benjamin, and Sean. She has three great children: Brayden, Chace, and Everly. She is also survived by her twin's children Peter, Judi, and Justi, as well as, many other loving family members.
We would like to thank the staff at Oak Hill Manor in Ithaca, NY, past and present, for the outstanding service and care they provided Judith. We would also like to thank the numerous friends and family who helped along the way.
Family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home, 55 East Main Street in Wappingers Falls.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 8 at St. Mary's Church, Clinton Street in Wappingers Falls. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery in Wappingers Falls.
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