Bernice Leporati, 96, Ridgefielder’s mother

Bernice Leporati of Floral Park, N.Y., mother of a Ridgefield resident, died on Aug. 2. She was 96 years old.

Besides her son Tom Leporati of Ridgefield, Mrs. Leporati is survived by four other children, 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Ridgefield on Thursday, Aug. 7, at approximately noon.

—by the family