Contact Us
New Rochelle Daily Voice serves New Rochelle, NY
Return to your home site


New Rochelle Daily Voice serves New Rochelle, NY

Nearby Towns


Rudolph Boettigheimer, 94, Longtime New Rochelle, WWII Veteran

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - Rudolph "Rudy" Boettigheimer, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died Jan. 6. He was 94.

Boettigheimer was born March 13, 1919, in New Brunswick, N.J., to Rudolph and Eleanore Dunn Boettigheimer. He was a retired salesman of fine furniture for over 30 years for the George Fennell & Co. in Mt. Vernon. He served in the Army during WorldWar II in C Battery, 327 Field Artillery, 84th Infantry Division and was awarded the Bronze Star for military operations. He was a member of the American Legion Post 8 and attended 25 years of Army "Rail Splitter" reunions.

Boettigheimer is survived by his wife, Kathleen; children, Kathleen deMaCarty, David (Roseann Consolo) , Thomas (Beth Danzig), Stephen (Debora Jablonka), James (Margaret Rosenzweig) and Barbara (John) Leone; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brothers, Robert and Bernard Boettigheimer. He was predeceased by his parents.

Calling hours are Wednesday, Jan. 8 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel , 16 Shea Place, New Rochelle. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9 at Holy Family Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Calvary Hospital , Bronx.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

New Rochelle Daily Voice!

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

New Rochelle Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.