Daily Archives: January 10, 2019

JHQ: Engineering Alumni Gathering 1/31/19


School of Engineering Alumni Gathering 2019 Jan 31
Thu 6 PM · Manhattan College · Bronx, New York

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JOBIT: Petti, Vincent J. Jr. [MC1958 RIP] 2019-Jan-05


Dear John,

               Below is the Obituary for Vincent Petti of the Class of 1958. Vinny was a good friend of my brother Ed, and growing up, spent time at our house. He was a well respected CPA and will be missed by many.

                May He Rest In Peace.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

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Vincent J. Petti Jr.

Yonkers – It is with a heavy heart that our family is announcing that Vincent J. Petti, Jr passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, January 5, 2019.

Vince was born in the Bronx, New York February 13, 1937 to Vincent Sr and Yolanda (Dolly Farenga) Petti.

He married Joan T. Thompson in 1962 and together were blessed with three children who all survive him and are faced with living without their amazing Dad to be there for his guidance, advice, humor and to steady their ships: Vincent James, III, Lisa Ann and her husband, Danny, Michael Sean, his wife Cathy and their beautiful daughter and Vince’s only grandchild, Hope Elizabeth and of course, his beloved Poodle, Sammy.

Vince is also survived by his sister-in-law Cindy Petti (Louie), brother Edward C. Petti, Sr. (Rosemary).

He was preceded in death by his parents Vincent and Dolly Petti as well as his youngest brother, best friend, confident and fellow fighter, Louie Petti.

Visiting hours Friday, January 11, 2019, 2 – 4 & 7 – 9pm, Hodder Farenga Funeral Home, 899 McLean Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704. Mass of Christian Burial, Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 10:45 am St. Barnabas Church. Interment will follow in Kensico Cemetery, Valhalla, NY

Published in the The Journal News on Jan. 9, 2019


Petti, Vincent J. Jr. [MC1958 RIP]

Guestbook: Same link

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Good Evening All,

I was just able to access this request as I was not aware that my AOL Account was neither receiving nor sending since Wednesday. AOL Just got it back up. Please accept my apologies. Our prayers are requested by Mike McEneney for Fellow Jasper and good friend of Ed McEneney, Vincent J. Petti Sr. ’58 BBA. Vince was called home unexpectedly on January 5, 2019. We pray for Vince, his Wife, Joan, their Children, Vincent James, Lisa Ann, Michael Sean and their Families as the Family mourn the loss of their loved one. Vince, a good friend of Ed McEneney, growing up, spent fun times at the McEneneys in Woodlawn. He will be missed by many. The Family have shared the following Obituary. Visitation was this evening in Yonkers, N.Y. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated tomorrow, Saturday, January 12, 2019 at 10:45 AM at St. Barnabas Church. Thank you. God Bless.

Colon, Philip J. (MC1962)

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JOBIT: Covino, Richard S. [MC1949 RIP] 2019-Jan-07



Richard S.Covino


Richard Silvester Covino, 93 of Loudonville, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 7, 2019, in the comfort of his home with his wife and daughter by his side.

Born in the Bronx on January 21, 1925, he was the son of the late Mose Covino and Angelina Perrotta Covino. He was last living sibling of eight children and is survived by his wife Mary Covino; and his daughter Julia Covino, along with many wonderful nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great-grandnieces and great-grandnephews. Richard graduated from DeWitt Clinton High School in 1942. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in January 1944 and served until June of 1946. He was awarded the American Theatre Medal and the Victory Medal for his service.

Richard went on to graduate from Manhattan College in 1949 with a bachelor in electrical engineering. After his graduation from Manhattan College, he began his long career with Lord Electric Company, one of the largest electrical contracting companies in the U.S. In 1969, after it was acquired by Lord Electric, Richard became the president of E.G. May, Inc., an electrical contracting company located in Albany. From 1980 through 1985 he became executive vice president of Lord Electric and in 1986 he was promoted to president of Lord Electric.

Upon his retirement, he continued to enjoy horse racing, taking vacations with his wife and friends, and was active with St. Puis X’s Pastoral Care, transporting parishioners to their doctor appointments.

Visitation will be held at St. Puis X Church, Loudonville, on Friday, January 11, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 12, in St. Puis X Church, Loudonville. Interment will be in St. John The Baptist Cemetery, Valatie. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Richard’s name to the Society for the Propagation of Faith (propagationarchny.org), Maryknoll Fathers and Brothers (maryknollsociety.org), or Unbound (unbound.org). Condolence book at bowenandparkerbros.com.

Bowen & Parker Bros Funeral Home 97 Old Loudon Rd Latham, NY 12110 (518) 273-4162
Published in Albany Times Union on Jan. 10, 2019


Covino, Richard S. [MC1949 RIP]

Guestbook: https://www.legacy.com/guestbooks/timesunion-albany/richard-s-covino-condolences/191217849?cid=full

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