01-20-18 Investigator Jay Dailey – Retired Brighton Police Department
02-04-18 Detective Charles Mitrano – Retired Rochester Police Department
02-05-18 Police Chief Robert Longdue – Retired Irondequoit Police Department
02-07-18 Officer Allen Luccitti – Retired Rochester Police Department
03-27-18 Detective Jack DiPaolo – Retired Rochester Police Department
04-10-18 Deputy Gregory Parina – Retired Monroe County Sheriff’s Office
04-18-18 Detective Samuel M. Alaimo – Retired Monroe County Sheriff’s Office
04-28-18 Officer Ralph Boryszewski – Retired Rochester Police Department
05-05-18 Detective Vincent Penisse – Retired Rochester Police Department
07-03-18 Officer John Donlon – Retired Rochester Police Department
07-04-18 Deputy Patricia Keiling – Retired Monroe County Sheriff’s Office
07-07-18 Arpaler Photographer Salvatore Platania
08-02-18 Lieutenant Joe Cook – Retired Rochester Police Department
08-23-18 Officer Walter Orzechowski – Retired Rochester Police Department
08-25-18 Deputy Chief Anthony DiCroce – Retired Rochester Police Department
11-27-18 Lieutenant William Connell Jr. – Retired Rochester Police Department
12-07-18 Officer Richard “Jim” Anten – Retired Greece Police Department
January 20, 2018, at the age of 88. Predeceased by his wife, Gail. He is survived by his loving children, Joanne (Mitchell) Trouerbach, Sue (Howard Klick) Versace & Debra (Mike) Sharpe; grandchildren, Austin Trouerbach, Dominic Versace, & Jamie Sharpe.
Jay was a retired Criminal Investigator with the Brighton Police Department and was the owner of Dailey Trailers along with his wife Gail and his daughter Sue.
Family and friends are invited to call Friday from 4 – 7 PM at Miller Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., 3325 Winton Rd. South, where Funeral Services will be held in the Interfaith Chapel of the funeral home on Saturday at 11 AM. Interment in the spring. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Humane Society at Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Road, P.O. Box 299, Fairport, NY 14450 OR UR Medicine, Pallative Care Program, Office of Gift and Donor Records, PO Box 270441, Rochester, NY 14627-0441
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Sunday, February 4, 2018, in his 101st year. Predeceased by his wife, Josephine (Rotella) Mitrano; brother and sister-in-law, Raymond and Elizabeth Mitrano; sisters and brother-in-law, Rose and Anthony Pizzurro, Delia Mitrano, Mary Mitrano. He is survived by his children, Charles (Sue) Mitrano, Jack (Jacqueline) Mitrano, Mary Ellen (Robert) Dangler; 7 grandchild great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Mr. Mitrano was a retired detective for the Rochester City Police Department after 32 years of service. He was an avid bowler, golfer and enjoyed going to the casino and OTB.
Friends may call Wednesday from 3-7PM at the DiPonzio Funeral Home, Inc., 219 Spencerport Road, Gates. On Thursday morning, February 8, all are invited to attend his Funeral Mass at 11:15 in St. Theodore’s Church. Interment, private. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Humane Society at Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Rd., Fairport, NY 14450, or to any animal organization of your choice in honor of his love for animals.
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It is with great sadness the family of Robert Louis Longdue announces his passing on February 5, 2018. Born January 8, 1938. He is predeceased by his parents, Henry and Rachael (Severino); his aunts, Olive Longdue and Bertha Lopa; uncle, Pat (Jenny) Severino. He is survived by his beloved wife, Frieda (Scardino); his loving daughters, Valerie and Janice Longdue; grandchildren, Heather Studley, Casey and Jessica Freas; his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Charles and Mary Ann Scardino; and his niece and nephew, Carrie (Greg) Seitz and Ross Scardino. Bob was a graduate of Jefferson High School Class of ‘56. He enlisted in the US Army in 1956 and after serving 2 years he joined the Reserves for 4 more years. He received his Associates Degree for Criminal Justice at MCC and went on to get his Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice at RIT. Bob was former Chief of the Irondequoit Police Department, charter member of the East Ridge Kiwanis Club for 34 years, member of the Irondequoit Planning Board, the Ethics Committee, Annunciation Seniors and the ITALEO Club. He enjoyed his summer home in Thousand Islands, fishing, boating with his family. Robert will be truly missed by family, friends, and colleagues.
Friends may call FRIDAY 3-7 PM at the Dierna Funeral Home, 2309 Culver Road (near Norton). His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday 9:30 AM, St. Kateri at Christ the King Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Those wishing may make contributions to the Parkinson Foundation Greater Rochester Chapter, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester 14620.
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Allen Joseph Luccitti of Rochester (1937-2018), entered eternal peace on February 7, 2018, at the age of 80.
Predeceased by his parents, Benjamin, Josephine, and stepmother, Esther; sister, Beatrice Rizzo; nephew, Joey Rizzo; father-in-law, Jacob Rudolph, and brother-in-law, David Wetzel.
Survived by his beloved wife of 50 years Barbara; loving children, Allen and Lana; five grandchildren, Andrew, Angelina, AJ (Allen Jacob II), Xander and Tade; brother, Benjamin (Mary) Luccitti; sister, Linda (Jay) Folk; Mother-in-law, Agnes Rudolph; brother-in-law, Carl Rizzo; sisters-in-law, Marie Wetzel, and Roberta (John) Yost; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Allen joined the Rochester Police Department in 1967 as a member of the technician unit later transferring to Patrolman. Allen spent 32 years proudly serving his department and the City of Rochester. Even in his retirement, Allen continued to show his dedication to the RPD as an active member of the Locust Club and ARPALER. He could always be found cooking up his famous hot sauce for their meetings. Allen’s kind nature and unwavering willingness to help others is shown in the many friends he’s made throughout the city. He loved hunting, bowling and especially breakfast with his amateur radio club and other retired officers.
He was also a Veteran of the United States Army and Coast Guard, as well as a member of the American Legion, Inspiration Lodge, and Damascus Shriners.
Allen was kind and caring and helped anyone he could. He cherished his family and was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.
Relatives and friends may call on Saturday, February 17th, from 11AM-1PM at the Funeral Home of ALVAH HALLORAN & SON, 2125 Chili Ave., Gates, where a Memorial Service will be held immediately following at 1:00PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society or to the Rochester Police Locust Club.
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Rochester- March 27, 2018. Age 94. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Marie; children Joyce (Frank) Magnera, Yvonne (John) Schutt, Mary (James) Frederick, John (Maria) DiPaolo, Jacqueline (David) Barney; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; sisters Mary (Richard) Rice, Ann Bender; several nieces and nephews.
Jack was the most caring and generous man we have ever known. Until his last breath, he always protected his wife and children. He was most proud of serving in the Army during World War II and retired Detective from the Rochester Police Department. He was an active member of the American Legion and the DAV. A special thanks to the staff of Hope 2 at MCH for their wonderful care.
Friends may call Friday, April 13th, 5-8 pm at Falvo Funeral Home, 1295 Fairport Nine Mile Point Rd, Webster, NY 14580. A prayer service will be held Saturday, April 14th , 9:30 am at Falvo Funeral Home 1295 Fairport Nine Mile Pt Rd. Webster. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Interment at White Haven Memorial Park, 210 Marsh Rd, Pittsford, NY 14534.
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St. Petersburg, FL/Greece – April 10, 2018. Predeceased by his parents, S. Joseph and Virginia; brother, Joseph. Survived by his children, Mark (Sinoun), Ryan (Nicole) and Steven; 4 grandchildren, Cameron, Gavin, Jace and Olivia; brother, Michael (Jane); sister, Sue (Joe) Quattrocchi; nieces and nephews. Greg proudly served for the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office for 20 years.
Friends may call Friday, May 11th, 4-7 at Farrell-Ryan Funeral Home, 777 Long Pond Rd. Interment, private. In lieu of flowers, friends may contribute to a charity of their choice.
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Penfield: April 18, 2018, age 77.
Survived by his devoted wife and best friend, Barbara (DiSano) Alaimo; his daughters, Michelle Alaimo and Deborah (Dan) Hann; grandchildren, Jesse (Stephanie) Alaimo, Jasmine (Nick) Treese, Kara (Jason) Hann—Freeman, Daniel Hann; great-grandchildren, Lexie, Zoe, Daphne and Lucas, also many cousins and dear friends.
Sam was a retiree of the Monroe County Sherriff’s Department “one of the skinners boys” and a graduate of East High class of 1958.
Sam’s Memorial Mass will be celebrated on SATURDAY MAY 5 at 10 AM in St. Frances Xavier Cabrini at Our Lady of the Americas Church (864 Main St. @ Prince St.). In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Church or the American Kidney Association. Interment private in White Haven Memorial Park.
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HILTON: Saturday, April 28, 2018, at age 99. Survived by his children, Kirk (Lisa) Boryszewski, Kris Terry, Noel Lawson; grandchildren, Brian Boryszewski, Mark Terry, Nicholas Terry, Stephanie Terry; great-grandson, Jackson Doran Terry; nephew, Thomas (Candice) Williams; dear friends.
Friends may call Wednesday (May 2nd) 4-7 PM at Vay-Schleich and Meeson, 38 East Ave, HILTON. His Funeral Service will be held Thursday (May 3rd) 10:30 AM in the Funeral Home, Hilton. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice in his memory. For more information or to sign Ralph’s online guestbook, please visit Meesonfamily.com.
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Penfield: May 5, 2018 age 80.
Predeceased by parents Joseph and Nicholena & brother-in-law Bill Serow.
Survived by his wife Nora; children, Vincent J. (Ewa) Penisse, Pamela Anderson, Deborah Finley, Dan (Kim) Van DeWalle, Dawn Fulkerson, Jeffrey Van DeWalle, Jodi (Darrenn) McComas, Melissa Penisse, Kristine (Dan) Whalen, Carol (Keith) Scott, Bradley Penisse and Sharr (Mark) Garfield; 17 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; sister Marlene Serow, brother Nicholas Penisse, many nieces, nephews & friends.
Vincent was a veteran of Korean Conflict, retiree of Rochester Police Department and DA’s office after 40 years of service.
Calling hours Wed. 4-8 PM, funeral services Thur. 12 noon, both at Falvo Funeral Home, 1295 Fairport Nine Mile Pt. Rd. (Rte. 250) Webster. Entombment White Haven.
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Chili: On Tuesday July 3, 2018. Predeceased by his infant daughter, Elizbeth A. Donlon. Survived by his wife Mary Ellen: son, John P. (Maryjo); daughters, Kathleen M. (David) D”Ettorre, and Margaret M. Donlon: his beloved grandchildren. David J. and Emma E. D”Ettorre; sister Nancy E. Godshall; Many cousins and dear friend. John was retired from the Rochester City Police Department, Eastman Kodak Co. a proud veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, and a “Friend of Bill W.”
No prior calling. John’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, July 7, 2018, 12:00PM at St. Pius X Church, 3010 Chili Avenue. Private Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Contributions may be made to House of Mercy 285 Ormond St., Rochester, NY 14605, in his memory.
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Greece – July 4, 2018 unexpectedly went home to be with the Lord. Survived by her husband, Thomas; children, Michael (Oralia), Dawn Keiling Murphy; grandchildren, David, Naomi, Laura, Micah, Elise, Sidonie, Lilah; great-granddaughter, Teagan; brothers, Merritt (Barb) Williams, Mike (Becky) Williams; sisters, Jeannie (Bob) Washburn, Cheryl (Derek) Shuttleworth, Yvonne Starkjohann; many nieces and nephews.
Patricia was a retiree of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department.
Funeral Services held privately for the family. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Humane Society at Lollypop Farm.
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Pittsford: July 7, 2018. Predeceased by his brother, Christopher. He is survived by his wife, Ann Marie (Salvaggio); sons, John (Monica), Charles (Carol), Michael (Jennifer) ; grandchildren, Amanda and Connor ; brother, Richard (Maria) ; sisters, Ann (George) Backus, Carol (John) Latham; sister-in-law, Jerry Levitt; nieces and nephews. Sam was the owner of Beauty Carousel Salon for many years and a US Army veteran.
His family will receive friends WEDNESDAY 4-7 PM at the funeral home (570 Kings Hwy S.) Friends are invited to meet the family THURSDAY 11:15 AM at CHURCH OF THE ASSUMPTION for his funeral mass. Entombment, White Haven Memorial Park. To share a memory or send the family a condolence, please visit www.harrisfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Philip F. Profetta
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Retired RPD Lt. Joe L. Cook passed away on August 2, 2018 after a battle with cancer. Joe was a long time member and active supporter of the ARPALER and ran the annual golf tournament for many years, frequently donating money for extra scholarships and raffle prizes. He will be missed.
Per his wishes, services will be private.
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Victor August 23, 2018. Survived by his wife of 56 years Darlene; children, Tina (Bill) Hutchings, Walter, Jr.; grandchildren, Shaun (Joelynn) Hutchings, Josh Hutchings; great grandchildren, JJ, Alanna and Natalie Hutchings. Walt was a retired Rochester Police Officer and a US Army Veteran.
Service and interment will be held privately. Donations in Walt’s Memory can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association donate online or The Parkinson’s Foundation donate online.
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August 25, 2018 at the age of 103. Anthony was predeceased by his wife Mary Jane DiCroce; parents, Michele & Maria DiCroce; brother, Alex DiCroce. He is survived by his son Michael DiCroce; several nieces, nephews & dear friends. Anthony was a retired Deputy Chief of the Rochester Police Department. For more information about Anthony please visit http://www.bartolomeo.com
Anthony’s visitation will be Wednesday, August 29th, 3-7 PM at the funeral home, 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 & Long Pond Rd.). His Funeral Mass will be celebrated, Thursday, August 30th, 9 AM at Sacred Heart Cathedral, 296 Flower City Parkway, immediately followed by he being laid to rest in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make donations to a charity of one’s choice in Anthony’s memory.
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William J. Connell Jr. of East Rochester passed away November 27, 2018 at age 94. He was predeceased by his wife, Catherine E. Connell; and brother, Donald Connell. Bill is survived by 3 daughters and 2 sons, Kathleen (Tom) Ludwig, Sheila (John) Scumaci, Terrance (Louise) Connell, William III (Robyn) Connell and Maryellen (Richard) McPhee; 11 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and many dear friends. Bill was a WWII Army Veteran and a Purple Heart recipient. He retired as a Lieutenant with the Rochester Police Department.
Friends may call at Harloff Funeral Home, 803 S. Washington St., East Rochester, Monday 4-7PM. Bill’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday 10AM at St. Jerome’s Church, 207 Garfiled Street, East Rochester. Interment will take place in White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider Masses offered in Bill’s memory.
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Greece – Dec. 7, 2018. Jim Anten, 85, went home to meet his wife, Nancy who preceded him in death June 29, 2018. Survived by his sons, John (Dawn) Anten of Michigan and Brian (Suzanne) Anten of Greece; his grandchildren, Jennifer (Mark) Magliocco, C.J. (Alyssa) Anten, Matthew Anten, Jessica and Michael Visser; great-granddaughter, Sophia Grace. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Tobias and sister, Shirley.
Jim was a retired Greece Police officer of 32 years of service. He also was a lifetime member of North Greece Fire Dept. as well as the Exempts. Jim also was a 40 year Veteran of the 98th Training Division, Army reserve unit in Rochester achieving the rank of Sergeant Major.
A Memorial Celebration of Jim’s Life will be announced at a future date. Those wishing may contribute to Paralyzed Vets, www.pva.org/donation in Jim’s memory.
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