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Ex-Pleasantville Cafeteria Aide, Lagana Dies at 82

PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. - Lena M. Lagana, a former Pleasantville School District cafeteria worker, died Nov. 2 at the age of 82.

Born on May 12, 1929 in Mt. Kisco, she was daughter of the late Joseph and Sarah Fulco. Lagana, formerly a longtime resident of Pleasantville, worked as a bookkeeper for various companies before becoming a cafeteria worker. She later moved to Chappaqua.

Lagana is survived by her brother Leonard Fulco of Natrona Heights, Penn., a nephew and six nieces. She was predeceased by her husband Rocco Lagana in 1971 and her brother Vincent Fulco in 2011.

Visiting hours are from 3 to 7 p.m. on Sunday at Hawthorne Funeral Home . A funeral mass will be held at Holy Innocents Church in Pleasantville at 10 a.m. on Monday. Entombment will follow at Ferncliff Mausoleum in Hartsdale. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society , P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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