Wake held for slain Hofstra student Andrea Rebello, of Tarrytown

A wake was held today at Coffey Funeral Home in Tarrytown for 21-year-old Andrea Rebello, who was accidentally shot and killed by a police officer

A wake is underway at Coffey Funeral Home in Tarrytown for 21-year-old Andrea Rebello, who was accidentally shot and killed by a police officer during a home invasion at her off-campus house.

A wake is underway at Coffey Funeral Home in Tarrytown for 21-year-old Andrea Rebello, who was accidentally shot and killed by a police officer during a home invasion at her off-campus house. (5/21/13)

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. - Friends and family said farewell today to the Hofstra student accidentally killed by a police officer.

A wake was held at Coffey Funeral Home in Tarrytown for 21-year-old Andrea Rebello, who was accidentally shot and killed by a police officer during a home invasion at her off-campus house.

Rebello will be laid to rest in Sleepy Hollow Wednesday.

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From Coffey Funeral Home Website:

Andrea L. Rebello of Tarrytown died on May 17, 2013 at the age of 21. Andrea was born in New York City on March 18, 1992 to Fernando and Nella Freitas Rebello.

Andrea was a graduate of Sleepy Hollow High School and was currently attending Hofstra University.

Andrea is survived by her loving parents Fernando and Nella, her twin sister and best friend Jessica and her extended family of grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins in Portugal.

Visitation will be at Coffey Funeral Home on Tuesday from 4 PM to 8 PM. Her Funeral Mass will be Wednesday at 10:00 at St. Teresa of Avila Church with interment to follow in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.

Wake held for Hofstra's Andrea RebelloPolice say Hofstra University student Andrea Rebello was accidentally shot by an officer responding to a home invasion in Uniondale on May 17, 2013. Police say the gunman, Dalton Smith, was also killed. VIDEO: Police on shootingNassau police announced the findings of their investigation into the deadly armed home invasion near Hofstra University.

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