Genevieve Lombardo, a resident of Poughkeepsie, entered into rest Monday, December 31, 2018 at her home. She celebrated her 90th birthday the day before. Daughter of the late Louis and Gertrude Kirwin Martini, she was born December 30, 1928 in the Bronx.
She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. Genevieve lived a wonderful life. She enjoyed time with family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, whom she adored.
Survivors include her loving children, Joy Papa and her husband, Sam and Rick Lombardo and his wife, Dee; her grandchildren, Louis DeBellis, Frank DeBellis and his wife, Michelle, Lauren Aviv and her husband, Don, Anthony Lombardo and his wife, Lisa, and Danny Lombardo and his wife, Erin; as well as nine great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Frank Lombardo and her grandson, Ricky Lombardo.
A private memorial is being scheduled for a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Dutchess County SPCA, 636 Violet Avenue, Hyde Park, NY 12538, in honor of Genevieve’s special cat “Mama.”
Arrangements are under the direction of Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home, 55 East Main Street in Wappingers Falls. To send the family a personal condolence, please visit our website at www.StraubCatalanoHalvey.com.