Obituary: Eileen E. Profeta, 84, of Ridgefield
Eileen E. Profeta, 84, of Ridgefield, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018.
Mrs. Profeta was born in Queens, NY on August 7, 1933, a daughter of the late William and Elizabeth (Schulz) Bragg.
A longtime Yonkers, NY resident, Mrs. Profeta served on the Board of Directors of St. Ann’s School as a corresponding secretary for a two year term. She later served as President of the Altar Rosary Society of St. Mary’s Church in Mt. Vernon, NY. She also was a Bookkeeper at Edward A. Goodman Property and Casualty Brokerage.
Mrs. Profeta was a Eucharistic Minister serving in St. Ann’s Church of the Bronx, NY; St. Mary’s Church of Mt. Vernon, NY and St. Mary’s Church of Ridgefield, CT. Mrs. Profeta was also an adorer at St. Mary’s Adoration Chapel every Thursday afternoon and a member of the St. Mary’s Church Bible Study group. She was a member of Founders Hall, of Ridgefield.
Mrs. Profeta is survived by her 3 children: Neal Profeta, Don Profeta and his wife, Donna and Dr. Adrianne Profeta. She is also survived by 4 grandchildren, Robert, Christopher, Christian and Alyssa as well as 6 great-grandchildren, Talon, Gianna, Asher, Leialyn, Mattingly and Revyn. In addition, Mrs. Profeta is survived by 2 nieces, Karen and Krista. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Profeta was predeceased by a sister, Carol.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 10:15 AM at St. Mary’s Church, 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Ridgefield. Friends will be received on Monday, April 9, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield.
Memorial contributions may be made to Founders Hall, of Ridgefield.