Floral 03

Lynn B. (Bennetti) Piazza

February 23, 1955 ~ December 17, 2020 (age 65)

Obituary Image


Lynn B. Piazza (nee Bennetti) born on February 23, 1955 in the Bronx, New York to Richard W. Bennetti, Sr. and Sylvia Bennetti (nee Quintero).  She passed away quickly on December 17, 2020. 

Lynn was predeceased by her parents and eldest brother Richard W. Bennetti, Jr.

She is survived by her husband Richard, daughter Sylvia Zielinski (Ramsey, New Jersey) and son-in-law Lukasz.  Her sisters Lorraine B. Uhlmann and Laura B. Galloway, both of New Windsor, New York.  Her brothers Ronald W. Bennetti, Rome, Georgia, James J, Bennetti, Carrollton, Georgia and Joseph J. Bennetti, FDNY, Pleasantville, New York along with many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews and loving in-laws.

Lynn graduated Cardinal Spellman High School in the Bronx, New York in June 1973 and City College of New York (CCNY) with a BSN in Nursing.  

She was employed at the James J. Peters VA Medical Center in the Bronx, New York from 1978 and retired in January 2014.  She was an accomplished and dedicated Registered Nurse to her patients.  She specialized in Outpatient and Primary Care nursing for many years.

She was involved in a knitting and crocheting group at the Hendrick Hudson Library.  All in the group were her beloved friends.  Lynn followed in her mothers footsteps and was a highly accomplished cook and baker which all will miss.  Her cooking talents rivaled and surpassed any professional or TV chef.

She is deeply missed by all who loved her.

Reposing, O’Mara & Carpentieri Funeral Home on Monday from 2-6 PM. Funeral Mass, Holy Name of Mary Church, Croton on Hudson, NY Tuesday 10 AM. Interment will be private.



97 Broadway

Verplanck, New York 10596



To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lynn B. (Bennetti) Piazza, please visit our floral store.


December 21, 2020

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
O'Mara & Carpentieri Funeral Home
97 Broadway
Verplanck, NY 10596

Funeral Mass
December 22, 2020

10:00 AM
Holy Name of Mary Church
110 Grand Street
Croton, NY 10520

© 2021 O'Mara & Carpentieri Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy