John Scott DeLuca "Duke" October 17, 1970-June 8, 2021 Pearl River, NY John Scott "Duke" DeLuca passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at Westchester Medical Center in Mt. Pleasant, NY. He was 50 years old. Son of Joanne Gaio DeLuca and the late Thomas DeLuca, he was born on October 17, 1970, in Bronx, NY. Duke was a Chef at Kelly's Tavern in Nanuet, NY. Survivors include his loving mother, Joanne DeLuca of Pearl River, NY: His siblings: Thomas DeLuca and his wife, Kara of Highland Mills, NY; and Stacy Nicholson of Pearl River, NY; and by his nieces and nephews: Danielle Nicholson, Alexis Nicolson, Tommy DeLuca and Joseph Nicholson, Cremation took place at Cedar Hill Crematory in Middle Hope, NY. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at St. Margaret's Church, 115 W. Central Ave., Pearl River, NY 10965.