Lorraine “Laurie” Telesky Cordi Deceased 3-21-2008
Cordi, Lorraine M. POESTENKILL Lorraine M. (Laurie) Cordi, 57, of Poestenkill, passed into eternal life suddenly Friday evening, March 21, 2008, at Samaritan Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in Troy, Laurie was the daughter of the late Philip and Irene Derocher Telesky and devoted and loving wife of Joseph R. Cordi of Poestenkill. Laurie graduated from St. Joseph's School and Troy High School, both in Troy. She retired from the New York Education Department as a secretary after 35 years of service. She loved shopping, traveling and enjoying bowling. Laurie's passion in life was always her family, she loved cooking for them and taking care of them in so many ways. In addition to her husband Joe, her best friend, Laurie is survived by her loving daughter, Gina (Joseph) Milanese of North Greenbush and was predeceased by son Michael J. Cordi. She was a loving grandmother to her grandsons, Joseph Paul and Daniel Michael Milanese. She is also survived by her brother, Philip J. Telesky of Troy; and several very close cousins. The funeral for Laurie will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Wm. Leahy Funeral Home, 336 Third St., Troy, with Pastor Thomas Sardella officiating. Relatives and friends are invited to attend and may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. Interment, St. Jeans Cemetery, Troy.