FISHKILL, N.Y. - Paul Cutrupi, a resident of Fishkill since 1972, formerly of Valhalla, died Sunday, Dec. 15. He was 68.
Cutrupi was born Oct. 30, 1945, in Bronxville; son of Francis and Rose (Vigliotti) Cutrupi. He attended the American Academy McAllister Institute of Funeral Service to become a funeral director, and was then drafted into the U.S. Army and served during the Vietnam War. Following his discharge from service, he married Barbara in Valhalla. He was a member of the American Legion Posts in both Mount Kisco and Elmsford. For nearly 40 years, he served as a licensed funeral director at McElroy-Flynn Funeral Home in Elmsford and Cassidy-Flynn Funeral Home in Mount Kisco.
Cutrupi is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughter, Dena Lunetta (Sam) of Amherst; daughter, Lori Heckmann (Michael) of Hopewell Junction; son, Josua Cutrupi (Susan) of Fishkill; four grandchildren; sisters, Maria DiLeo (James) of Scarsdale, Gloria Forte (Thomas) of Fla., and Carmela Cutrupi of Bronxville; many nieces, nephews; other relatives; and friends. He was predeceased by his father, Francis Cutrupi; and brother, Francis Cutrupi.
Calling hours are from 2 to 4 and 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17 at the McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc., 1089 Main St., Fishkill. A funeral service will take place immediately following the visitation at 8:30 p.m. The U.S. Army will conduct military honors.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Bob Woodruff Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 800, New York, NY 10018; www.bobwoodrufffoundation.org .
For more information, please visit : www.mchoulfuneralhome.com .
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