Anne T. (Materese) Paoletti, 91 of Binghamton passed away on Wednesday February 12, 2014. She was predeceased by her husband Rudoph I. Paoletti in 1991; daughter-in-law Barbara Paoletti in 2006; her parents Nicholas and Jennie Materese; brothers Frank, Joseph, Fred and Angelo Materese; sisters Nellie Damato, Mary Caforio, Amelia Guidrey, Theresa Sautro. She is survived by her children Rudoph and Victoria Paoletti of Binghamton, Michael and Peggy Paoletti of Binghamton , Daniel and Alisa Paoletti of Binghamton; grandchildren Rudy Jr. and fiancé Andrea Rotella and sons Peter, Grayson and Jackson, Christina Paoletti, Andrea Paoletti and Edward Connors and children Ava, Edward and Mickeyane, Katherine and Brian Cummings, Anne Marie Paoletti and fiancé Ronnie Bayna and children Megan and Andrew, Jeffery and Kirsten Paoletti and children Kira, Clare and Joshua , Eric and Nicole Paoletti and daughter Elizabeth, Jenna Paoletti, Ethan and Corina Paoletti, Ryan and Mindy McMahon and children Morgan and Reese, Meghan and Jonathan Gowen; brother-in-law Edward Saturo of Durham, NC; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law Floyd and Barbara Paoletti of Florida, Rheba Paoletti of Endwell. Anne worked at the family business, the Rug Shop, Inc. with her husband and family until the time of her retirement. Born to an Italian immigrant family of nine, she was proud of her Italian heritage. A woman of strong traditional values, a very generous heart, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and Nonna. Her gentle loving spirit shinned bright through for all to see. As a long time member of Sts. John and Andrew Church she not only lived her faith but practiced it daily. Anne's signature trademark was sharing a batch of her homemade pizzelle cookies. Amore!! Catch my Kiss!! Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2 until 5pm at the THOMAS J. SHEA FUNERAL HOME, INC. 137 Robinson St. Binghamton. A Funeral Mass will be offered 10 am on Monday February 17, 2014 at Sts. John and Andrew Church Binghamton. Entombment will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Please consider memorial contributions in Anne's memory to St. John's School 9 Livingston St. Binghamton, NY 13903. Arrangements are in the care of Albert J. DeMarco.
Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin from Feb. 14 to Feb. 16, 2014
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