Niagara Gazette

Obituaries

August 18, 2013

Frances Natale

NIAGARA FALLS —

Frances (Riscili) Natale, 100, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Williamsville Suburban Nursing Home in Amherst, NY. Born in Westfield, NY, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Pauline (Catona) Riscili.
Frances worked for many years in the cafeteria at the former South Junior High School in Niagara Falls, NY. Following her retirement from the school system, she continued to work banquets at the Niagara Falls Convention Center, until she was 80 years old. In her leisure she enjoyed playing cards with family and friends, particularly Canasta. Most importantly, Frances was dedicated to her family, especially enjoyed spending time with her great-grandchildren, and will remembered for the good times while making her own pizza.
Mrs. Natale was predeceased by her husband, Giovanni "John" Natale, in 1971. She is survived by her daughter, Linda (Kevin) Joseph of Niagara Falls, NY; two grandchildren, Terese (Guy) Hanson and Adrian Adamus, both of Niagara Falls, NY; three great-grandchildren, Marissa and Brandon Hanson, and Adrian Adamus; her brother, George (late Rose) Riscili; her sister, Angeline (late Peter) Patruno; and several nieces and nephews. She was also predeceased by her five sisters, Jennie Delfino, Santa Ferro, Rose Ungaro, Carrie Cammarata, Josephine Herkey; and her lifelong friend, Paula Cancemi.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 PM at M.J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Rd. Niagara Falls, NY, where funeral services will begin on Wednesday at 9:15 AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM at Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph Parish at St. Joseph Church, 1413 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY with Rev. Stewart Lindsay, O.S.F.S officiating. Interment in St. Joseph Cemetery, Niagara Falls, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a hospice organization of one's choice.
Please visit www.mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com for online guest register.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
Featured Ads
House Ads
AP Video
Couple Channel Grief Into Soldiers' Retreat WWI Aviation Still Alive at Aerodrome in NY Raw: Rescuers at Taiwan Explosion Scene Raw: Woman Who Faced Death Over Faith in N.H. Clinton Before 9-11: Could Have Killed Bin Laden Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN
Opinion
House Ads
Night & Day
Twitter News
Follow us on twitter
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Front page