Theresa Chianelli

Obituary of Theresa T. Chianelli

Theresa T. Chianelli, 95, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday, January 9, 2023. Theresa was born on October 17, 1927, in Brooklyn, NY to Rose Liguori and Joseph Giammarino. She has been a resident of Poughkeepsie, NY since 1948. In addition to her parents, Theresa was predeceased by her loving husband Alfred of 51 years, her dear sister Mary Sala and brother Ralph Giammarino.

Theresa was beloved by a large and loving family. She was always surrounded by much love and laughter. She is survived by sons, Robert Chianelli and wife Marge Chianelli, Richard Chianelli and wife Debbie Chianelli, daughters Lisa Graziano and husband Peter Graziano, Gail Lamby and husband Steve Lamby. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Calling hours will be held on Monday, January 16, 2023, from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at the Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Tuesday, January 17, 2023, at 10:00am at Holy Trinity Church, 775 Main Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. Entombment is to follow at Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery Mausoleum, Poughkeepsie, NY.

Our sincere thanks go out to all the staff of Lutheran Care Nursing Home. Their kindness and care for our mother will always be remembered and appreciated. To send an online condolence, please visit our website at 

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Calling Hours

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, January 16, 2023
Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home
371 Hooker Ave.
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 am
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Holy Trinity Church
775 Main Street
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States


Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery
342 South Ave
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
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