Joy Lupoletti

Joy Lupoletti
Joy Lupoletti

Joy Lupoletti of Greenport, formerly of East Hampton, died July 14. She was 82. 

She was born Jan. 6, 1933, in Brooklyn to Josephine (Miele) and Elio Betty. She married Richard Lupoletti Aug. 28, 1954, in Brooklyn.

Ms. Lupoletti received a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Brooklyn College and a Master of Science in education from C.W. Post University. She taught for 25 years at John J. Daly Elementary School in Port Washington.

Ms. Lupoletti served as president of the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons for two years. She volunteered for East Hampton Trails Preservation, Group for the South Fork/East End and Literacy Volunteers of America.

Predeceased by her sister, Martha Puglia, and her brother, Elio Betty, Ms. Lupoletti is survived by her husband, Richard; her son, William, of Providence Forge, Va.; her daughter, Claudia Lupoletti of Burke, Va.; and one grandchild.

Cremation was private. A funeral Mass took place July 18 at St. Agnes R.C. Church in Greenport. A memorial celebration will be held at a time and date to be announced.

Arrangements were in the care of Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport.