Seneca Falls - Fred L. Petrosino, 98, of E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, N.Y., died Sunday, (September 30, 2012) at Huntington Living Center, Waterloo, N.Y.
Family and friends may call at the Doran Funeral Home, 4 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, on Tuesday (October 2) from 4 to 7 p.m. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday (October 3) at 9:15 a.m. at the funeral home and at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick's Church, Seneca Falls, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend James Fennessy, Pastor. Entombment will follow in St. John's Cemetery, Clyde, N.Y.
If desired, contributions may be made to Huntington Living Center Rehabilitation Unit, 369 E. Main St., Waterloo, NY 13165.
Fred was born in Clyde, N.Y. on April 24, 1914, the son of the late Fred A. & Emma DeJohn Petrosino. He was a resident of Seneca Falls most of his life and a Veteran of WWII. There he served in the 6th Armored Tank Division. After his service with the Army, he was employed by Seneca Army Depot, Romulus, N.Y. as a Management Analyst. He retired in 1976. He later was a car salesman for several area dealerships allowing him to fulfill one of his passions for the American automobile. He enjoyed fishing, watercolor and oil painting, golf, playing billiards and he loved to spend time with his family.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Teresa Petrosino, Seneca Falls, N.Y.; one Son, Fred (Jo Ann) Petrosino, Rochester, N.Y.; two Daughters, Emmy (Denny) Marino, Seneca Falls, N.Y., Suzi Trible, Seneca Falls, N.Y.; one Sister, Dorothy (Nick) DiLeo, Clyde, N.Y.; one brother-in-law, Guy Torchinelli, Waterloo, N.Y.; six grandchildren, Melissa (John) Nesbit; Christopher (Linda) Petrosino; Aaron Petrosino; Joseph (Tricia) Petrosino; Chyna Trible & Charles (Lauren Arnone) Trible; five great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he is predeceased by three sisters, Louise Salerno, Flora Storto, Annie Salerno; two brothers, Louis & Anthony Petrosino.
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