In memory of
Dennis J. Vickery, Sr.
Dennis J. Vickery, Sr. of Carmel, NY passed away on October 13, 2016 at the age of 71. He was born in Yonkers, NY, the son of Herman and Caroline (DeSisto) Vickery. Dennis was a retired NYPD Detective serving on the force for over 30 years. He was also a proud veteran of the US Army having served during the Vietnam War.
Dennis is survived by his wife Mary; son Dennis Jr. and his wife Charissa; daughter Cristina Mattocks and her husband Scott; sisters Toni DiRoma and Alice Chanampa; and his grandchildren Joseph, Charles, Caroline, Jack, Catherine, Charlotte, and Emma.
Dennis was an avid reader who enjoyed going to car shows. As a sports fan he cheered on the Yankees and Jets. He loved all kinds of music. He will be greatly missed.
Friends and family may call on Monday, October 17 from 3-8PM at the Joseph J. Smith Funeral Home in Mahopac. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 18 at 11AM at Our Lady of the Lake/Mount Carmel Church in Carmel. Interment will follow at St. Lawrence O'Toole Cemetery in Brewster. In Lieu of Flowers, please make memorial contributions in Dennis's name to NYS Veterans Home at Montrose, 2090 Albany Post Rd, Montrose, NY 10548-1454.
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