ONEONTA – Alms M. DeLuise, 80, of Oneonta, a Bronx native who raised her family locally, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019 at O’Connor Hospital in Delhi.
She was born on July 16, 1939 in the Bronx, the daughter of Valentine and Muriel (Dinnen) Delaunay. She was predeceased by her husband Nicholas DeLuise.
Alma enjoyed bartending in several local taverns in the area. She was also employed by Otsego County as a Clerk for many years.
She is survived by 4 children, Arlette Ovady of the New Hampshire, Corinne Wright of the Bronx, Paul DeLuise of the Virginia, and Nicole DeLuise of the Milford; 5 grandchildren, Ashleigh LaPorta, Valerie Mayoka, Yvette DeLuise, James Predmore, and Casandra DeLuise; and several great nieces and nephews.