Wayne Magnotta, 53, of Geneva, IL, passed away, on December 2, 2012.
Wayne, the son of Amedeo and Ann Magnotta, was born in the Bronx, NY on Christmas Day, December 25th, 1958. He graduated from Clarkstown Senior High School South in 1977 and attended Pace University in Pleasantville, NY. He married Carol Manzi in 1995 and lived in Washingtonville, NY before relocating to Geneva, IL in 2004. Wayne will be remembered for his compassion and thoughtfulness. He was a deeply devoted son, father, husband, brother, and friend whose warmth and kindness touched the hearts of everyone he met. Wayne was also a dedicated professional who was known for his strong work ethic at Verizon Wireless, where he worked. His generous nature will be profoundly missed by all.
Wayne is survived by his wife Carol, daughter Ashley, father Amedeo, mother Anna; and the families of his 4 brothers: Brian, Craig (wife Tara), Glenn (wife Jill), and Chris (wife Kelly).
The Wake will be Saturday, December 8th, 7-9pm and continuing Sunday, December 9th, 2-4pm & 7-9pm at Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home, Inc.
The Burial Mass will be held on Monday, December 10th at 10:00am at St. Anthony's Church, 36 West Nyack Road, Nanuet, NY.
In lieu of flowers, the Magnotta Family would appreciate donations to the "Ashley Magnotta Fund" which can be made at any Chase Bank, please reference "Illinois based account" when making a donation.
Joseph W. Sorce F. H. Inc.
728 West Nyack Rd.
West Nyack, NY
(845) 358 - 4433www.sorcefuneralhome.com