|Birth: ||Feb. 8, 1924|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 2011|
Mary "Tina" Pagano Bastone, 86, was peacefully ushered into the presence of her Lord at Loretto Nursing Home on Monday. She was born and raised in Solvay and was the last of her siblings to meet around the table with the heavenly angels. Mary and her husband, Joseph, were married 20 happy years and lived in Brewerton. He predeceased her on July 25, 1994. Mary retired from Carrier in 1984, where she loved her job in the accounting department. In 1985, she and Joe became active volunteers in the Rescue Mission mail room and election poll watchers at the Brewerton Fire Department. She loved to sing and play the piano, especially hymns and oldies. Surviving is a sister-in-law, Jean Pagano of Florida, who was also her best friend. Other survivors include many nieces and nephews who loved her dearly. Among them are Rosemary (Sal) Mariano of Syracuse, Gloria Christian of Massachusetts, John (Shirley) Ippolito of Baldwinsville and Anthony (Tricia) Ippolito of Liverpool. A Celebration Service will be Friday, January 27 at 10 a.m. at Fergerson Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Fedele, officiating. Private entombment will be in Garden of Peace Mausoleum of Woodlawn Cemetery, Syracuse. Calling hours will be Thursday, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home, 215 South Main Street, North Syracuse. Mary's family is grateful and appreciative of the care, love and respect shown to their aunt by the third floor staff of the Cunningham at Loretto Nursing Home. Donations may be made, in lieu of flowers, to the Therapeutic Recreation Fund of Cunningham at Loretto, 700 East Brighton Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13205.
Published in Syracuse Post Standard on January 26, 2011
Joseph J. Bastone (1926 - 1994)*
New York, USA
Plot: Garden of Peace Mausoleum
Created by: Frank K.
Record added: Jan 26, 2011
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