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2014-12-25 / Obituaries

Angelo Facchiano

Angelo Facchiano, 92, a former resident of Leeds, NY, passed away at The New York State Veterans Home at Montrose, Montrose, NY, Tuesday evening, December 16, 2014.

He was born in Manhattan on May 7, 1922, to James and Angelina Facchiano. He married his wife Anna in the Bronx at Our Lady of Mount Carmel on January 12, 1947, and retired as the owner of the Arnold Bread Franchise.

Angelo enjoyed playing baseball, and as a young man was offered to play with the “Phillies”, but he went into the Army instead, and served in World War II.

He is survived by his daughter, Angela Marcella and her husband Edward of Pawling; his in-laws Peter Mastropolo and his wife Josephine of Mohegan Lake, NY, Grace Ruggiero and her husband Ralph of Fishkill, NY, and Anthony Mastropolo and his wife Jean of Putnam Valley, NY; two grandsons, Joseph Boniello and Louie Boniello and his wife Kim; 4 great-grandchildren; 9 nieces and 8 nephews; and two step-grandchildren.

Anthony is predeceased by his wife, Anna, his brothersinlaw Joseph and Salvatore Mastropolo, his sister-in-law Ida Giammetto, and a nephew.

“He was a wonderful and loving father, loved by all his family & friends; he will be sorely missed.”

Family and friends called at the Horn & Thomes, Inc. Funeral Home, 83 East Main Street, Pawling, Friday, December 19th from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Saturday at 10 AM at St. John’s Church, 39 East Main Street, Pawling. Burial followed in Pawling Cemetery, Route 22, Pawling.

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