Rohini Ciampi passed away at the age of 53 on March 8, 2023 after a brave battle with breast cancer. She was born in India to Vice-Admiral K.R. Menon and Nalina Menon and moved to the U.S. at the age of 18 to study at Concordia College, where she excelled. She later married Richard J. Ciampi, Jr. and they embarked on a wonderful journey together raising three children – Renata, Julia, and Richie. Ro was a terrific daughter, sister, wife, mother, and friend. She was active in every aspect of her children’s lives. Her inner and outer beauty shone like a beacon as she listened and provided insight and advice to family and friends who sought it. She was warm, fun, lively, and intelligent with intense determination. She loved running and traveling around the world. Later, her passion for travel would drive her to create her own travel agency. She had a beautiful smile, a zest for life, and embodied love. Her family and friends were blessed to be enveloped by her love. Ro is survived by her mother, Nalina Menon (India), brothers Ramesh (Saugerties, NY) and Madan (Singapore), sister-in-law Ruma, nieces Nishka and Ayesha, and nephew Oliver. Her brother-in-law, Robert, and niece, Robin, predeceased her. She is also survived by her sister-in-law, Julie Ciampi, and in-laws, Julia and Richard Ciampi. To celebrate her life, family and friends will gather on Friday, March 10, 2023 from 4PM-8PM at Fred H McGrath & Son Funeral Home in Bronxville, NY. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2023 at 10:30AM at Immaculate Conception Church in Tuckahoe, NY. Interment will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in the name of Rohini Ciampi to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
Calling Hours: 4 to 8 pm, Friday, March 10, 2023
Mass: 10:30 am, Saturday, March 11, 2023, Immaculate Conception Church, Tuckahoe, NY
Interment: A private Family interment will take place at Ferncliff Cemetery at a later date