POUGHKEEPSIE – Deana Marie Perillo, 49, died on April 22, 2021 at home.
She was born on May 20, 1971 in Yonkers, NY. Deana worked for many years in law enforcement, where she especially enjoyed working with the DARE program. An avid lover of animals, Deana will also be remembered by her warm, kind, and bright personality. She was funny and beautiful, and always willing to lend a hand.
She is survived by her mother, Joanie Perillo of Fishkill; her brother, Joseph J. Perillo, his wife Paula, and their children Dean, Samuel, and Roseanna of Wallkill; her sister, Sabrina Wells, her children Daniel and Morgan, and her fiancé Michael Trama; and many cousins. Deana was predeceased by her father, Joseph John Perillo Sr. in 1977.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Tuesday at 10 am at St. Mary, Mother of the Church, 106 Jackson Street, Fishkill followed by burial at Fishkill Rural Cemetery. PLEASE NOTE: In compliance with NYS guidelines, social distancing and face masks will be required.
Donations may be made in Deana’s memory to Dutchess County SPCA. Arrangements are under the direction of the McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc.