Evelyn Cassone

  • Born: February 11, 1936
  • Died: December 11, 2020
  • Location: Pelham, New York

Pelham Funeral Home

64 Lincoln Ave
Pelham, NY 10803

Tel. (914) 738-1060

Tribute & Message From The Family

Evelyn Cassone died peacefully on December 11, 2020 at Montefiore Hospital in New Rochelle, New York after a brief illness. She was 84 years old. Mrs. Cassone was born on February 11, 1936 to Frank and Louise (Sileo) DiFabbio in New Rochelle. Evelyn graduated from the New Rochelle High School in 1954 and worked in various businesses as a secretary in New Rochelle. On September 8, 1962 she married John R. Cassone from Harrison, NY. They moved to Pelham, NY and resided there since their marriage. Evelyn gave birth to a son, John in 1965. At this time, she became a stay-at-home Mom to take care of her family. She loved her home and throughly enjoyed baking, cooking and reading.

Evelyn is survived by her husband, John. She is also survived by her niece, Carol Nardone and her nephew, Frank Nardone. She will be missed by her many cousins and aunt Frances DiFabbio who is 104 years old. Evelyn is pre-deceased by her son, John, who died in 2015.

Evelyn will be reposing at the Pelham Funeral Home located at 64 Lincoln Avenue in Pelham, New York on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 from 1:00-4:00 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Catharine's Church in Pelham, New York on Wednesday, December 16 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery in Port Chester, New York.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to either St. Jude's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105-9959 or St. Catharine's Church, 25 Second Avenue, Pelham, NY, 10803. For more information or to leave a condolence please visit pelhamfuneral.com

The funeral home asks that all visitors wear a mask and maintain social distancing guidelines.


Condolence & Memory Journal

John I am so sorry for your loss I had no idea that your wife had passed. May she Rest in Eternal Peace in Heaven with your sonand may they both keep watch over you .God Bless you

Posted by Paul Bonfiglio - Poughkeepsie, NY - Family Friend   April 16, 2021

Dear John, my sincere condolences on the passing of your devoted wife, Evelyn. I wish that I knew about her passing. I would have joined in her celebration of life. May get soul rest in peace. Fr. Tim

Posted by Tim Wiggins - White Plains, NY - Father   January 17, 2021

Mr.Cassone I just happened upon this sad news. My condolences. I will always remember her smile

Posted by Edward Bonfiglio - Bellmawr, NJ - Neighbor   January 07, 2021


John: very sorry for your loss.
Josephine LaVigna

Posted by Josephine LaVigna - Harrison, NY - Friend   December 18, 2020

To John and family: Very sorry for your loss. Pelham is getting to be a very different place with the the loss of so many oldtimers.

Posted by Anthony Quatroni    December 15, 2020

Our condolences to John and all of your family. - Pam Simon, Abdelkader Boudali, and family

Posted by PaM Simon - Pelham, NY - Neighbor   December 12, 2020

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