Catherine F. Parisi, of Newburgh, a longtime resident of the area, entered into rest Saturday, May 26, 2007 in Elant at Newburgh. She was 97.

Catherine was born April 12, 1910 in Highland Falls. She was married to the late James Parisi, who predeceased her in 1968.

Survivors include her son, Pasquale "Pat" Parisi and his wife, Deborah of Las Vegas, Nev.; nephews, Mark Parisi of Newburgh, Steven Parisi of Middleburg, N.Y., and Alphonso Crisci of Newburgh; and nieces, Angela Parisi of Virginia, and Laura Evangelisto of Newburgh.

Visitation will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29, 2007 at Brooks Funeral Home, 481 Gidney Ave., Newburgh.

A Funeral Service will be held following visitation at 11:30 a.m. in the funeral home with Father Bill Scafidi officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, New Windsor.

To send a personal condolence or for directions to the funeral home, please visit or call 845-561-8300.