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Carmine E. DeCrenza, Former Dobbs Ferry Resident, 86

DOBBS FERRY, N.Y. -- Carmine E. DeCrenza, a former resident of Dobbs Ferry and Jacksonville, Fla., died on Saturday, Dec. 20.

He was a machinist with New York Central Railroad from 1949 to 1970. He was a superintendent working for Mr. and Mrs. Joseph F. Cullman 3rd on their Sleepy Hill estate from 1970 to 1995 when he retired to Point Charlotte, Fla. and Wells, Maine.

He was a past captain in the Dobbs Ferry Resolute Hook and Ladder Co. and a member of the DF Embassy Club.

Carmine is survived by his son, Edward (Karen Andersen) DeCrenza of Briarcliff Manor, two daughters, Marie (Gary) Frank of Wolfeboro, N.H.; Arlene (Gene) Mershell of Jacksonville, Fla; four grandchildren, Aimee Frank Barrett, Kyle and Curtis Frank and Anthony Chiulli, and six great-grandchildren.

He is also survived by his brothers, Frank of Ossining, John of Yorktown and two sisters, Adeline Sisson and Anne Lorenz of Ossining.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation.

Visiting hours will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Our Lady of Pompeii Church, Dobbs Ferry.

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