Reo, Philomena R. WATERFORD Philomena R. Reo, 81, of 1st Street died Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at St. Peter's Hospice in Albany. Born and educated in Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Guiliano and Giovanna Santelli Reo. Phil had been employed for 10 years at the NYS Depart-ment of Taxation and Finance and retired in 1993. Prior to that she was employed at the former Behr-Manning Co. in Watervliet. She was a member of the C.S.E.A. She was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Waterford, a member of the Columbiettes and the Halfmoon Senior Citizens. She is survived by her brother, Ricardo "Pat" Reo of Waterford; and predeceased by her siblings, Armando, Albert and Angelo Reo, Jeanette Salvadore and Nancy Wojcik. Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews, grandnieces and nephews and great-grandnieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Friday at 11:30 a.m. at St. Mary of the Assumption Church. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waterford. Relatives and friends may visit with the family at the Philip J. Brendese Funeral Home, 133 Broad St. (Rte. 32), Waterford on Friday prior to the funeral from 10 to 11 a.m. Those who wish may make contributions to St. Mary of the Assumption Church Restoration Fund or
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Published in Albany Times Union on Jan. 10, 2013