Barbara F. Ferrero

Former Riverhead resident Barbara F. Ferrero, of New Windsor, N.Y. entered into eternal rest Feb. 28, 2015 at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital. She was 70.

The daughter of Elizabeth and Walter Bonczyk, she was born Sept. 3, 1944, in Southampton.

Barbara was a 1962 graduate of Mercy High School in Riverhead. In addition to being a homemaker, Barbara worked for many years as a medical secretary.

Barbara was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She will be missed greatly.

She is survived by her husband, Gilbert Ferrero of New Windsor; her son Michael Ferrero of New Windsor; her son Vincent Ferrero, his wife Donna and their two daughters, Nicole and Alison of Fairport, N.Y.; and her brother Walter Bonczyk and his wife, Barbara, of Riverhead, along with many other relatives.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 6, at Church of St. Joseph in New Windsor, where Father Dennis Dinan will officiate. Burial will take place at Calvary Cemetery in New Windsor.

The family requests that contributions may be made to EWTN Global Catholic Television Network, 5817 Old Leeds Road, Irondale, AL 35210,

Arrangements are by Kevin Quigley of Quigley Bros. Funeral Home in Cornwall-On-Hudson. To send condolences or to get directions to the funeral home, please go to

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