Cecelia Ferrari, a longtime resident of Dobbs Ferry, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 23, at age 87. 

Born in Valhalla, Cecelia was the daughter of the late Vincent and Frances Colantuono. She had a passion for music, especially Elvis Presley. She enjoyed baseball and was an avid fan of the New York Mets. She was also fond of knitting and crocheting and was an active member of the Dobbs Ferry Senior Center. 

Cecelia was a devoted wife, loving mother, doting grandmother, and dear friend who was loved by many. She is survived by her daughter, Regina; son James; and grandchildren Tommy, Joey, David, Brandon, and Tanner. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert, and by her sons Anthony, David, and Robert Jr.

Visiting was Dec. 28 at the Edwards-Dowdle Funeral Home in Dobbs Ferry followed by a funeral service on Dec. 29.

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