May 22, 1920 - September 1, 2003
Pre-deceased by: Predeceased by his wife Mary Markese; beloved son Lou "Sonny" Markese; parents, Andrew & Marion Markese; daughter-in-law Judith Ann Markese.
Survived by: Survived by his children, Ronald J. Markese & Linda Fedele; grandchildren, Kim Marie (Jeffrey) Karr, Kelly Markese, Ron Markese Jr., Traci Adolph; great-grandchildren, Zackary Karr, Alexis Karr & Griffin Karr; sister Pauline Ognibene; brother James (Jessie) Markese; several nieces, nephews and sisters-in-law.
Born at: Allentown, PA
History: Lou owned and operated Lou Markese Interior Decorating.
Accomplishments: Lou enjoyed fishing, hunting, dancing, gardening, food, pasta and card playing. He loved life and had a great sense of humor. Lou looked forward to wintering in Florida. Lou was a member of the Moose Club. To Lou his family meant the world to him.
Services: BARTOLOMEO & PEROTTO Funeral Home, Inc., 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 & Long Pond Rd.) where Lou`s visitation will be Wednesday September 3, 2-4 & 7-9. Lou`s Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday September 4, 10 AM at St. Lawrence Church. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Anthony P. "Chubby" Ciravola
June 13, 1916 - May 3, 2003
Pre-deceased by: Parents, Peter & Josephine Ciravola.
Survived by: Survived by his wife Frances M. (Pease)Ciravola; children, Peter Ciravola, Karen Morrison (Gregory) Sloan; grandchildren, Tony Ciravola, Joe (Heidi) Ciravola, Erin (Fiance Scott Fortunato) Morrison; great-grandchildren, Danny Ciravola, Derek Ciravola & Chloe Ciravola, Jayden Ciravola; several nieces and nephews.
Born at: Fredonia, NY
History: Chubby worked as a milkman for Upstate Dairy.
Accomplishments: Chubby loved children, this was evident in his dedication to volunteerism at Aquinas Institute for over 50 years. He was a sports enthusiast, and he worked as a usher for the Amerks, Red Wings and various High School Sports within the community. Chubby was caring, social and he always had a sense of humor. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Donations: In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Aquinas Institute, 1127 Dewey Ave., Rochester, Ny 14613 in Chubby`s memory.
Services: BARTOLOMEO & PEROTTO Funeral Home, Inc., 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 & Long Pond Rd.) where Chubby`s visitation will be Monday 7-9, Tuesday 2-4 & 7-9. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, May 7, 9:30 AM at Sacred Heart Cathedral. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Theresa (Messineo) Pastorelli
February 15, 1915 - September 1, 2003
Pre-deceased by: Predeceased by her husband Michael Pastorelli and her 5 brothers; parents Christopher & Assunta Palmeri.
Survived by: Survived by her daughters Grace (Louis) Adduci & Sandra Pastorelli; grandaughters Stefanie (Todd) Gilbert & Alicia (Michael) Feeley; great-grandaughter Hannah Feeley; sisters Sarah "Sally" (Stephen) Sciortino, Jean Lippa; brother Carl Messineo; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Born at: Jessup, PA.
History: Theresa worked as an assembler for General Dynamics.
Accomplishments: Theresa was loving, a devoted wife, hard working, artistic and a very good looking women with a sense of humor. Theresa enjoyed crocheting, sewing, reading and she played the violin.
Donations: In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Alzheimer`s Association, 435 E. Henrietta Rd., Rochester, NY 14620 in Theresa`s memory.
Services: BARTOLOMEO & PEROTTO Funeral Home, Inc., 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 & Long Pond Rd.) where Theresa`s visitation will be Thursday 5-8 PM. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday 12:15 PM at St. Ambrose Church, 25 Empire Blvd. Entombment Riverside Cemetery.
Helen J. Lawrence
June 24, 1917 - September 2, 2003
Pre-deceased by: Predeceased by her husband Nuro Lawrence; son Vincent Lawrence; parents, William & Bertha Pirie.
Survived by: Survived by her children, Pansy Pizzo, Mary (Tom) Luciano, Bill (Eleanor) Lawrence, Vivian (Michael) Grandusky, Beverly Fonti; 25 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; 9 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law and her trustworthy companion Pumpkin.
Born at: Toronto, Canada
History: Helen worked for Gerber Foods in the assembly and production areas.
Accomplishments: Helen`s family was very important to her. She enjoyed movies, reading biographies, WWF, dancing, animals and dolls. Helen was a very hard working woman who always put her family first.
Donations: In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to St. Mary`s Hospice, 89 Genesee St., Rochester, NY 14611 in Helen`s memory.
Services: BARTOLOMEO & PEROTTO Funeral Home, Inc., 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 & Long Pond Rd.) where Helen`s visitation will be Friday 2-4 & 7-9. Prayers Saturday 8:45 AM from the funeral home followed by Helen`s Funeral Mass to be celebrated 9:30 AM at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Bart J. Noto
February 2, 1911 - September 27, 2003
Pre-deceased by: Predeceased by his parents, Felice & Emily Noto; sister, Josephine Cogliandro.
Survived by: GREECE: September 27, 2003 at age 92. He is survived by his beloved wife of 69 Years, Sue Ranalletti Noto; children, Dr. Eugene Noto, Emily (Frank) Andolino, Bart (Sandy) Noto; grandchildren, Dr. Frank C. Andolino of New York City, Bart (Kris) Andolino of Atlanta, GA, Susan (Dominic) Bozzelli, Justin Noto; great grandchildren, Dominic & Bianca Bozzelli, Katie & Michael Andolino; brother, James (Naz) Noto; several nieces, nephews & cousins.
Born at: Tunisia, Africa
History: Bart was a painting & decorating contractor. He was a member of the Painters Union Local #150 and a member of Our Lady of Mercy Church. Bart loved his family. They were always #1. He loved fishing and gardening. He enjoyed playing cards with his friends. Bart & Sue lived in Florida for 8 years before moving back to Rochester. Bart loved to spend time with his children & grandchildren and he will be sadly missed by all. The Family wishes to express a heartfelt thanks to the caregivers at St. Ann`s Home for the wonderful care given to Bart by them.
Donations: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Ann`s Home, 1500 Portland Ave. Rochester, NY 14621 in Bart`s Memory.
Services: BARTOLOMEO & PEROTTO Funeral Home, Inc. 1411 Vintage Lane (between 390 & Long Pond Rd.) Visiting Hours will be Monday September 29, 2003 from 2-4 & 7-9. All are invited to attend Bart`s Funeral Mass on Tuesday September 30, 2003 at 11 AM in the Chapel of St. Ann`s Home (Portland Ave.) Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Directions to Service: St. Ann`s Home is located at 1500 Portland Ave. in Irondequoit, across from Rochester General Hospital.
May 19, 1948 - September 9, 2003
Pre-deceased by: Predeceased by his stepfather, Jack Kosel.
Survived by: September 9, 2003 at age 55. Peacefully Called home to his Savior. He is survived by his wife, Diamond (D`Alesio) Auble; children, Anita Auble, Shawne Hulsizer, Neil (Anna) Auble, Shelbi Auble, David T. II, David J.; 6 grandchildren; mother, Marie Kosel; father, Albert (Bettie) Auble; brothers & sisters, Christine (Eugene) Fiordeliso, Richard (Norma) Auble, James (Tina) Auble, Gaylene (Bruce) Carr, Karen James, Michele (Christopher) Kent, Raymond Auble, Elzeen Auble, Bettie Ann Auble, Nancy (John) Parks, Arlene Sweet, David Kosel, Bruce (Brenda) Kosel, Peg (Gil) Commauf, Tom (Cheryl) Kosel; many nieces & nephews.
Born at: Rochester, NY
History: David was a Brockport State College Alumni and a 4th Degree Knights of Columbus. He was a self employed contractor. He was very family oriented and enjoyed spending time with all of his family and friends. He had a wonderful sense of humor and liked to play cards and eat at Nick Tahou`s. He loved all kinds of motorcycles, especially Harley`s. He was loved by all and will be missed dearly.
Donations: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Corpus Christi Church, 80 Prince St. Rochester, NY 14604 or St. Mary`s Hospice, 89 Genesee St. Rochester, NY 14604 in David`s Memory.
Services: BARTOLOMEO & PEROTTO Funeral Home, Inc. 1411 Vintage Lane (between 390 & Long Pond Rd.) Visiting Hours will be Friday September 12, 2003 from 2-4 & 7-9. All are invited to attend David`s Funeral Mass on Saturday September 13, 2003 at 10 AM at Corpus Christi Church (Main St.) Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Directions to Service: Corpus Christi Church is located at 80 Prince St. at the Corner of E. Main St. in Rochester.
Pauline M. Giancursio
January 6, 1924 - September 15, 2003
Pre-deceased by: Predeceased by her mother Theresa Fasano, great-aunt Emily Kiefer, sisters Mary Iovino & Florence Capizzi, brother Daniel Fasano.
Survived by: Survived by her beloved son William (Thomas Ferrarese) Giancursio; sisters Carmella "Honey" Var renti & Louise (Carl) Chiapperini; sister-in- law Jane Fasano; many nieces & nephews especially Lorraine Iovino
Born at: Rochester, NY
Donations: School of the Holy Childhood, 100 Groton Parkway, Rochester NY 14623
Services: Visitation Wednesday September 17 from 7PM UNTIL 9PM. Pauline`s Funeral Mass will be held 11:30 Thursday at Holy Rosary Church. Inurnment at the convenience of the family.
Directions to Service: Holy Rosary is located at 414 Lexington Ave