Josephine Yolanda DeMairo (Nee Taranto) of Staten Island formerly of Brooklyn, passed away on December 5, 2019 at home. Beloved wife of the late Constantine DeMairo. Beloved daughter of the late Guiseppe and Maria Taranto. Mother of Mary Anne Pekar and her husband George, Diane Rivela and her husband Frank. John DeMairo and his wife Silvia, & Deborah Fox and her husband Michael. Grandmother of Krystal Galante and her husband Victor, Jeannette Moretti and her husband Eugene, George Pekar, Jeana DeMairo, Gregory Pekar, Francesca Rivela, Christopher DeMairo, Antonique Rivela, Brendan Fox, and Brian Fox. Great grandmother of Victor Galante III.