Emilio Martelli

March 27, 1926 ~ June 10, 2022 (age 96)


Emilio Martelli, an Elmsford resident, passed away on June 10, 2022 at the age of 96. He was born on March 27, 1926 in Lanciano, Province of Chieti Italy, to the late Luisa (Di Pietro) and Antonio Martelli. He served in the Italian Military after World War II. On October 31, 1957 he married his late wife Anna Vizioli in Colodimezzo, Italy. He was a loving husband to his beloved wife and had been married for 64 years until Anna's death in 2021. Emilio and Anna immigrated to the United States with their two children on November 22, 1963. Emilio worked as a highly skilled heavy machine operator/laborer and also worked as a landscaper. He retired in 1991 from The Village of Elmsford. Emilio was cherished and is survived by his son, Anthony (Diane) Martelli and daughter Silvana Daly. He was a loving and dedicated grandfather to his grandchildren; Michael (Kayleigh) Daly, Danielle Daly, Lauren (John) Rockenstire and Dawn (Greg) Schwarzenegger, three beautiful great grandchildren; John, Joe and Eliana and many nieces and nephews who reside in both America and Italy. Family meant everything to him. Emilio will be sorely missed by all. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating in memory of Emilio Martelli to The American Heart Association


June 15, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ballard-Durand Funeral & Cremation Services (Elmsford)
72 E Main Street
Elmsford, NY 10523

Mass of Christian Burial
June 16, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Our Lady of Mount Carmel
59 East Main Street
Elmsford, NY 10523

June 16, 2022

11:30 AM
Ferncliff Cemetery Accociation
280-284 Secor Road
Hartsdale, NY 10530

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