Deacon Nicola A. Barbieri


Deacon Nicola A. Barbieri, who had served at Our Lady of Pompeii parish for 16 years, died Nov. 4 at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan.

He was 74 and lived in Hartsdale. Known as Deacon Tony, he was ordained in 1991. He worked in pastoral care at St. Cabrini Nursing Home,

Dobbs Ferry, was chaplain of the Dobbs Ferry police and fire departments and chaplain and a member of the local American Legion, and was a fourthdegree

member of the Knights of Columbus. Renowned for his singing voice, he often sang at Masses and community events. Born in Italy, he came to the United

States at age 4. He served in the U.S. Army, the Army Reserve and for many years in the New York Air National Guard Reserve. He had been a salesman

with Lever Brothers Company. He held a degree in business administration from Mercy College. He is survived by his wife, Geraldine; two daughters, Stacey Resk and Michelle Dama; two sons, Jeff and Tyler; and a sister, Connie Antonelli. A Funeral Mass was celebrated Nov. 9 at Our Lady of Pompeii Church.

Burial was Ferncliff Cemetery.



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