Raphaela V. Basile
Raphael "Fallie" Basile (nee Chimenti), an 85-year Inwood resident, died November 4. She was 103.
Basile, a homemaker, was born in Harlem.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John; daughter, Veronica; and son, Louis.
Basile is survived by her daughter, Mary Wittenborg; sons, Anthony, John, Alexander and Joseph; 14 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Meserole Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass was celebrated at Our Lady of Good Counsel Roman Catholic Church in Inwood, with Reverend Larry Duncklee as celebrant. Interment was at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Cemetery in North Lawrence, New York.