Regina A. Pietanza

Regina A. Pietanza (nee Diorio), 89, of Tappan, NY, passed away on Sunday, November 22, 2020. Beloved wife of John A. Pietanza. Loving mother of Joseph and wife Kathleen of Pearl River, NY, Louis and partner Celia of Staten Island, NY, Lisa Spadaccini and husband John of W. Nyack, NY and Angela Mitard and husband Jacques of Blauvelt, NY. Proud grandmother of 11 and great-grandmother of 13. Dearest sister of the late Aniello Diorio, Maria DePinto, Josephine Brobson and Lucille Diorio.

Regina was a parishioner of Our Lady of Sacred Heart Church and was a member of the Order Sons and Daughters of Italy Romanesque Lodge, Blauvelt as well as the Orangetown Senior Center.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Tappan at 10 AM on Wednesday, November 25, 2020 with burial to follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Nanuet, NY.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Regina’s memory may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation,


  1. Dominique Pietanza

    Rest in peace beautiful

  2. The Pietanza Family

    Words may not suffice to express the heartfelt sorrow that I feel for the passing of your mother. Please accept my condolences.

  3. I am very sorry for your loss.
    I will always remember how hard she worked at all the Italian Feasts. May God Bless her.

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