John P. Luciano Jr. Tribes HillMr. John P. Luciano Jr., 65, of Tribes Hill passed away peacefully on February 15, 2014, at St. Mary's Healthcare in Amsterdam. Born in Fort Plain, NY on April 10, 1948, he was the son of the late John P. and Madeline Zazzaro Luciano Sr. John was raised in Fonda where he was a graduate of the Fonda Fultonville High School. John was also a veteran of the United States Navy; he served from 1968 until 1972. He worked for General Electric as an electrician for 35 years, and was a member of the Local #301. John was a member of the American Legion Post #701, a lifetime member of the NRA, being an avid outdoors-man he was a longtime member of the Tribes Hill Fish & Game Club and TOPS 911 of Amsterdam. John also participated in the Boy Scouts of America, Troop #34; he served as a scout master and district manager. He also enjoyed bowling with his wife and was an avid clock builder and collector. John was a communicant of the Sacred Heart Church. Survivors include his loving wife of 42 years, Linda A. Saulinskas Luciano; two sons, Benjamin J. Luciano (Suellen) of Virginia Beach, VA, and Anthony D. Luciano (Jaime) of Gloversville; beloved grandchildren, Claire E. Luciano, Reid A. Luciano, Alexa J. Luciano and Emmily G. Luciano. He is also survived by Antoinette Roome and Tressa Repeppi; along with several cousins. Family and friends are invited to visit on Thursday, February 20, 2014, at the Betz, Rossi & Bellinger Family Funeral Home, 171 Guy Park Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010 from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. A prayer service will follow at 6 p.m. Burial will take place in the spring at St. Cecelia's Cemetery in Fonda. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in John's memory to the
, the Tribes Hill Fish & Game Club or to the Tribes Hill Volunteer Fire Department. Please visit the family's online guestbook at www.brbsfuneral.com.
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Betz, Rossi & Bellinger Family Funeral Home
171 Guy Park Ave Amsterdam, NY 12010
Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Feb. 18, 2014