Michael S. Mattone, age 54, of Corning, NY, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, April 3, 2014.
Mike was born in 1959 to Shirley and Michael Mattone of Corning. Mike graduated from Corning West High School in 1977, and earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, from Rochester Institute of Technology in 1982. Mike was a self-employed computer software programmer.
Mike was well known for his quick wit and sense of humor. Mike discovered his interest in computers at a young age, building his first computer at age 14. He turned that interest into a successful lifetime career. When not working he enjoyed wood working.
Although, predeceased by his mother, Shirley Mattone, Mike is survived by his father: Michael Mattone of Corning, NY; sister: Pamela Mattone of Painted Post, NY, and favorite four-legged friend Hannah Belle.
He is also survived by aunts: Beverly Benjamin, and Janet (Daniel) Ginnane all of Corning, NY; uncles: Donald Benjamin and Raymond (Jackie) Benjamin all of Campbell, NY; along with aunts: Dominica Mattone, Antonia Mattone, and uncles: Mariano Mattone, and Perino (Pasqualena) Mattone all of Ceccano, Italy.
Family and friends are invited to call at Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service,17 W. Pulteney St., Corning, NY on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. A Catholic burial service will take place at St. Mary's Mausoleum, on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:00 am.
Light a candle in memory of Michael at www.phillipsfuneralhome.com.