Former Ossining Resident Arminda Pinto Dies at 90

OSSINING, N.Y. – Arminda Couto Pinto, formerly of Ossining, died Jan. 15 at her daughter’s home in Andes, N.Y. She was 90.

Born in Portugal on Aug. 27, 1921, she was the daughter of Luiz and Maria Couto. She married Americo Pinto on April 2, 1941. Pinto was a former book processor for the Pleasantville Packing Company. Pinto was a longtime Ossining resident before moving to Andes 12 years ago.

She is survived by her daughter Maria (Gerald) Norris, her sons Fernando (Mirtha) Pinto and Jose Pinto, two brother-in-laws, 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Americo on Feb. 17, 2000 and her sons Joaquin and Manuel Pinto.

Visiting hours will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday at Dorsey Funeral Home in Ossining. The funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Holy Innocents Church in Pleasantville, followed by interment at All Souls Cemetery in Pleasantville.

Memorial donations may be made to Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care, 1 Birchwood Drive, Oneonta, N.Y. 13820.

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