NYACK, N.Y.-- Charles Araneo died Dec. 5. He was 62.
Araneo was born Dec. 31, 1952, in Teaneck, N.J. He was a lifelong resident of Rockland County and lived for many years in Nyack. He attended Clarkstown North High School and continued his studies at Rockland Community College.
Araneo was an accomplished musician on a number of instruments but favored drums and guitars.
His mother, Ann, died in 1981.
He is survived by his father, Michael, his friend Marilyn K. both of New City, his brother, Michael and wife, Maryann of Pomona, and sister Mary of Congers.
Donations may be made to St. John's Episcopal Church in New City.
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