Cusato, Viola M. ALBANY Viola M. (DePalma) Cusato, 96, died on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at the Good Samaritan Lutheran Health Care Center. Born and educated in Waterford, she lived in Albany for more than 60 years. Mrs. Cusato worked in the officers dining room at Key Bank for more than 20 years. She was a communicant of Mater Christi Church, formerly St. Catherine of Siena Church. She was the wife of the late Frank D. Cusato; mother of Margaret (Jack) Koreman of Albany, Carl (Robin) Cusato of Malibu, Calif., and Richard (Lorraine) Cusato of Bronxville; grandmother of John Koreman, Brian (Crystal) Koremen, Christine (Doug) Childrose, Damon, Ashley, David and Stephen Cusato; great-grandmother of Haley and Gabrielle Childrose, Paige, Mackenzie, Eileen and Kaleigh Koreman; sister of the late Ida DePalma, Lena Bernardo, Emma Schrader and Armando DePalma. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family wishes to thank the staff of the Good Samaritan Nursing Home, especially the morning glory unit, for the care and kindness shown to Viola during her stay. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the Parish of Mater Christi, 40 Hopewell St., Albany. Relatives and friends are invited and may also call at the Daniel Keenan Funeral Home, 490 Delaware Ave., Albany on Wednesday prior to the funeral Mass from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Interment in St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Parish of Mater Christi, 40 Hopewell St., Albany, NY 12208. Online condolences may be offered at danielkeenan funeralhome.com.
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