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Cantore, James Anthony  
James Anthony Cantore, 87, died, August 23, 2015 after a long and prosperous life, loved by his family and friends. Friends may call at the Knight's Funeral Home in White River Jct., VT from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 27. Calling hours will also be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, August 28 at the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home 501 Union Street, Schenectady, NY. A Catholic Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday August 29, at 9 a.m. at St. John's Church 806 Union Street, Schenectady, NY. Interment will follow at the St. Anthony's Cemetery in Glenville, NY. Donations will be accepted at www.FRAXA.org . in memory of James Cantore and his love of his grandchildren with Fragile X Syndrome.
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. from Aug. 27 to Aug. 28, 2015
Cantore, James Anthony  
James Anthony Cantore, 87, died, August 23, 2015 after a long and prosperous life, loved by his family and friends. Jim was born August 16, 1928 in Schenectady, NY the only child of Vincenzo (James) and Grace (Colozze) Cantore. Jim graduated from the University of New Haven with a BS in 1971 and a Master's Degree in 1975. He was married to Betty Irene (Doyle) Cantore at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Schenectady, NY on November 4, 1951. Betty and Jim were married for 56 years until Betty's death in 2007. From 1953 to 1957 they owned the Sugar Bowl Diner on Albany Street in Schenectady. Betty and Jim left Schenectady to move to Beacon Falls, CT in 1957 and then moved to White River Jct., VT in 1974. Mr. Cantore started his career with the United States Post Office in 1962. He started as a letter carrier and rose to Post Master of Lebanon, NH, culminating a 30 year career. Jim served one year in the New York Guard at the age of 16 and two years in the US Navy from 1945-1947. He then joined the Air Force Reserves in 1959 and retired 30 years later in 1989, as a Senior Master Sergeant. He is predeceased by his parents, wife and several beloved cousins. Mr. Cantore is survived by his four children and eight grandchildren. Jim Cantore of Atlanta, GA and his two children, Christina and Benjamin James. Paula Cantore of Windsor, VT and her daughter, Tonnie. Vincent Cantore of Quechee, VT, his wife, Tarah and their daughters, Brittany and Molly. Carole Cantore Dotson of Lake City, FL; her husband, Dennis and their three children, Dugan, Timothy and Luke James. Friends may call at the Knight's Funeral Home in White River Jct., VT from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, August 27. Calling hours will also be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, August 28 at the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home, 501 Union Street, Schenectady, NY. A Catholic Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, August 29, at 9 a.m. at St. John's Church, 806 Union Street, Schenectady, NY. Interment will follow at the St. Anthony's Cemetery in Glenville, NY. Donations will be accepted at www.FRAXA.org . in memory of James Cantore and his love of his grandchildren with Fragile X Syndrome. Thursday, August 27 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. are visiting hours at the Knight's Funeral Home, Hartford Avenue, White River Jct., VT. Friday, August 28, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. are visiting hours at the Rossi-Ditoro Funeral Home, 501 Union St., Schenectady, NY 12305. Saturday, August 28 at 9 a.m. will be a Mass (meet at funeral home at 8 a.m.) at St. John's The Evangelist Church, (performed by St. Anthony's Catholic Church) 806 Union Street, Schenectady, NY 12308. St. Anthony's Cemetery, Glenridge Road, Glenville. Luncheon immediately following, at Cornell's Restaurant, 39 N. Jay St., Schenectady, NY 12305.
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 26, 2015
Capobianco, Lucia Margaret  
Lucia (Lucy) Margaret Capobianco, 63, of Schenectady, NY, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015 at St. Peter's Hospital, Albany, NY, surrounded by family after an illness. Lucy was born March 7, 1952 in Schenectady to Edward and Marjorie (Franklin) Capobianco. Survivors include, Lucy's mother, Marjorie Capobianco; and three sisters, Linda Capobianco (William) of Lynn, Massachusetts, Maria (James) Carroll of Ballston Lake, NY and Laura (Walter) McNulty of Rotterdam, NY. She is survived by nieces & nephews, Sara Najafipour (Charles), Theresa (Christopher) Perkins, Marco (Lidia) Cusano, Joseph Cusano (Lisa), Elisa (Jason) Hall, Susann Najafipour (John), Nicholas Cusano (Lea), Cristina Cusano, & Kayla Najafipour. She was predeceased by her father, Edward Capobianco; and nephew, Domenick Cusano. Lucy was a 1970 graduate of Notre Dame High School, Schenectady, NY. She attended the University of Louisville School of Music, the Boston Conservatory of Music, receiving her bachelors of science in music at SUNY Regents College, Albany, NY. Lucy received her masters of music education with a concentration in piano pedagogy at the College of St. Rose, Albany, NY. Lucy also studied privately with concert pianist and recording artist, Harriet Shirvan, and with, Gerry Martin, of the New England Conservatory. She attended the Pulsifer Piano Tuning School, receiving her piano tuning and repair certificate. Lucy was a master pianist for 40 years. She was the owner and instructor of The Magic of Music Piano Studio in Delmar, NY, resident piano instructor at Artist Piano in Latham, NY and taught privately for many years inspiring her students. Lucy expressed many other talents. She was a licensed expert beautician and owner of Lucy's Loft Hair Salon. In addition, she worked at Lucy's Pizzeria and Restaurant, family owned business located in Schenectady. Lucy's many interests included traveling to destinations such as Mexico, France, England and Italy. She was an avid animal lover, raising Belgian Sheepdogs and Standard Poodles. Lucy was a loving aunt and enjoyed spending time with her nieces and nephews. She was always there to lend a helping hand. She will be remembered by all for her wit, humor and knowledge. She was dearly loved and will be missed by all. Calling hours will be held on Monday evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the DeMarco-Stone Funeral Home, 1605 Helderberg Ave. Funeral services will begin on Tuesday, 10:15 a.m., from the funeral home, followed at 11 a.m. by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Luke's Church, 1241 State St., Schenectady. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.demarcostonefuneralhome.com .
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. from Aug. 23 to Aug. 24, 2015
Carling Jr., George F.  
George F. Carling Jr. passed on August 22, 2015 after a lengthy illness. George was born on January 26, 1937 in East Orange, New Jersey, the son of George F. and Matilda Visser Carling. He spent his early years and was educated in Essex County, New Jersey. He married Beverly Mennillo on Oct. 21, 1994, worked as a union elevator technician and enjoyed working on cars and auto racing. He was a hard worker, a devoted husband and a man of many talents. He is survived by his wife, ten children and 11 grandchildren. Services will be held on Saturday, August 29th, at 10:30 a.m. from the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home, 501 Union Street. Interment will follow in Parkview Cemetery. Relatives and friends are welcome to call at the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home on Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 27, 2015
Cognetti, Elizabeth and Fred  
In loving memory of our mother and father, Mom it's been 20 years since you went to heaven on Dad's birthday, and Dad it will be 16 years on Monday since you joined mom. Happy Birthday Dad, we love and miss you both very much.
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 21, 2015
Colarossi, Viberto Peter  
Viberto Peter Colarossi was born July 27, 1924 in Rome, Italy to Joseph and Amalia Colarassi. Peter departed this life on August 11, 2015 at Florida Memorial Hospital at the age of 91. The Colarossi family came to the United States when Peter was six months old and settled in Schenectady, New York. In Peter's younger days and after school, he met the love of his life, Marjorie Barns. They were married September 27, 1947, stayed in Schenectady, New York where they raised their family. Peter was employed by Mohonasen School District for over 30 years as head custodian for three schools in that district. After retirement in 1985, Peter and his family moved to Ormond Beach, Florida. Peter a beloved husband, father, father-in-law, and grandfather is survived by his wife of 68 years, Marjorie; son, Joseph and wife, Kathileen; Michael who preceded him in death on August 1, 2015; four grandchildren, Jason and Carlyn Colarossi, Meredith and Bret Robinson, Michael Colarossi and Luiza Stafford, Justin and Jennifer Colarossi and mother Toni Ann Colarossi; four great-grandchildren; as well as many nieces and nephews. The family is grateful for Dr. George Ehringer who provided such loving and knowledgeable care to Peter. The family would also like to send a heartfelt thank you to Jean Buys, for her unwavering, devoted friendship and caring though many years. A service will not be held at Peter's request. Memorial donations may be made to Florida Hospital Hospice Care, 770 W. Granada Blvd., Suite 304, Ormond Beach, Florida 32124 or www.fhhospicecare.com . Condolences to the family may be shared for the family at www.dalewoodwardfuneralhomes.com .
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 23, 2015
Coppola, Andimo  
Andimo Coppola, 77, of Maple Ave., Glenville, passed away suddenly on Thursday after a lengthy 8 year illness. He was born in Amsterdam, NY on October 19, 1937 to Anthony Coppola and Mary Venerosa. He was owner/operator of TAC Refuse Service and Andy's Catering. He retired in 2006 as Town of Glenville Commissioner of Public Works. He served in the U.S. Army. Andimo was a member of the Alplaus Fire Department, Guan Ho Ha Fish & Game Club, Sons of Italy and The Elks Club. He married Patricia Dennebaum on February 11, 1961 at St. John's in Schenectady. She predeceased him on March 25, 2012. He is survived by his sisters, Angelina, Rosemarie and Antoinette; children, Cathy Visco and her husband Mike, Andrew Coppola and his wife Janice and Thomas Coppola and his wife Tara; grandchildren, Alex, Cassandra and Caleb Coppola and Dominick and Andrew Visco. A Graveside service was held on August 22, 2015 for family. Burial at St. Anthony's Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Alplaus Fire Department. Arrangements by Bekkering-Ellis Funeral Home Inc., 1 Mohawk Ave., Scotia.
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 26, 2015
Croce Jr., Salvatore  
Salvatore Croce Jr., 83, formerly of Schenectady, passed away on August 18th at home surrounded by his loving family. Services will be held on Saturday, August 22nd at 8 a.m. from the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home, 501 Union Street (at N. Jay) and then to St. John the Evangelist Church, Union Street, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Entombment will follow in St. Anthony's Cemetery, Glenville. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home on Friday, August 21st from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. For online condolences and information, please visit www.rossiditorofuneralhome.com .
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 21, 2015
Croce Jr., Salvatore  
Salvatore Croce Jr., 83, formerly of Schenectady, passed away on August 18th at home surrounded by his loving family. Sam was born in St. Johnsville, on September 28, 1931, a son of the late Salvatore and Madeline (Peretta) Croce, Sr. He was raised in Schenectady and was a 1949 graduate of Nott Terrace High School. Sam honorably served in the US Army during the Korean War. He worked as a mason for Lazio Construction Company in Rexford for 32 years, and later with Ellis Hospital for 12 years, where he delighted in creating and building their annual float for the Schenectady Christmas Parade. He was a communicant of St. Anthony's Church, enjoyed building projects and bowling with his friends. Sam was a man of great integrity, kind and honorable to his family, faith, community and friends. He leaves this legacy to the ones he loved so dear. Sam was predeceased by his beloved wife and his high school sweetheart, Barbara Contillo Croce, whom he married on November 20, 1955, until her death on February 29, 1988. Survivors include long time partner, Marlene Risseeuw; devoted children, Michael P. Croce Sr. and Lisa Majewski; Hans and Sara Erickson; loving grandchildren, Michael P. Croce Jr., Nicholas Croce, David Majewski and Melissa Majewski, Christopher Erickson and Samantha Erickson; great-granddaughter, Maniah Hill; brothers and sister, Louis Croce, Angie Barton, Steve Croce; and many nieces and nephews. Services will be held on Saturday, August 22nd at 8 a.m. from the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home, 501 Union Street (at N. Jay) and then to St. John the Evangelist Church, Union Street, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Entombment will follow in St. Anthony's Cemetery, Glenville. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home on Friday, August 21st from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. For online condolences and information, please visit www.rossiditorofuneralhome.com .
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 20, 2015
Cruz Sr., Carlos  
Carlos Cruz Sr. died August 15. Services, 2:30 p.m., August 21, at Light's Funeral Home, 1428 State St., Schenectady. Visitation, before the service, 1 to 2:30. www.sbfuneralhome.com .
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Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Aug. 20, 2015
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