2004-08-25 / Obituaries

Teresa A. McCoart

Teresa A. McCoart age 85 of Cold Spring, NY died on Friday August 20 at Vassar Brothers Medical Center Poughkeepsie.

Born in Cold Spring on October 8, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Theresa (Percacciolo) Constantino.

Mrs. McCoart was a lifelong Cold Spring resident. She was a retired Elementary School Teacher for the Haldane Central School, where she taught for 35 years, in Cold Spring. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Loretto Church, a member of the Philipstown Garden Club and the Philipstown Historical Society, as well as having been active in functions among retired teachers.

Mrs. McCoart was predeceased by her husband Thomas J. McCoart, who died in February of 1998. She is survived by one son, Thomas J. McCoart of Hopewell Junction and his wife Breda, one sister, Elizabeth Letterio of Beacon, and a grandson, Thomas J. McCoart, Jr. also survives. Mrs. McCoart was also predeceased by three brothers, Angelo, William and Anthony Constantino, and by six sisters, Rose Cretelli, Rachel Percacciolo, Mary Constantino, Angelino Constantino, Helen Valentine and Nancy Constantino.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Tuesday August 24, 2004 at Our Lady of Loretto Church in Cold Spring, with interment following in Cold Spring Cemetery.

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