Leonarda Friscia was born on Valentine’s Day Feb 14,1939 and raised in Brooklyn NY, the youngest of four children. After graduating Franklin K Lane High School, she started working in the NY Stock Market. Shortly after; she met the love of her life Francesco Friscia and were married November 1964. They soon purchased their first home together in Lynbrook, NY.
She was a devoted loving wife and mother to her four children Vito, Brigit, Mary and Dominick and grandmother to Bridget, Robert, Lisa, Vito, Jonathan, Michael and Francesca as well as her three great grandchildren Emma, Aidan and Lorenzo. Leonarda enjoyed going to Disney world, playing the slot machines at casinos and playing bingo. Her biggest treasure was spending time with her family.
“Whenever I am missing you, I also remember how fortunate I was that you were in my life. I wouldn’t trade those moments for the world. I Love You Mom Always and Forever Brigit”