Sabastino Sorice

Obituary of Sabastino Sorice

Sabastino Sorice, 89 of Airmont, NY passed away on January 22, 2021

Sabastino was born on March 14,1931 to Antonio and Filomena Sorice in Avella, Italy

In addition to his parents, he was pre deceased by sisters, Mary Abate, Peppinelle Caruso, Carmela Tondo and brothers, Pelligrino, Joseph and Frank.

He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Anna (Tondo), his three children, Tony (Robin) of NJ, Maria Sorice of Airmont, NY and Dina (Thomas) Dolson of Hillsdale, NJ.  His four grandchildren; Jennifer, Joseph, Gina, and Alisa and his three sisters; Anna Cantoli, Angelina Vacchiano and Rose Bassano.  He was affectionatly known as " Uncle Sammy " to his many nieces and nephews.

Sabastino was retired from Ford Motor Company and was a Self-Employed mason.

He was an avid gardener and especially enjoyed winemaking, playing Lotto as well as bocci ball and playing cards with friends and family. 

He was a hard working family man and will be remembered for his love of singing at family gatherings.

Visitation is Thursday January 28, 2021, 3-7pm at the Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home 34 N. Summit St. Pearl River, NY .

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday January 29, 2021 at 10:30am at Sacred Heart Church Suffern, NY.

Entombment to follow at St. Anthony's Cemetery Nanuet, NY.