Niagara Gazette


September 21, 2013

Joseph Laurri

NEWFANE — Joseph Laurri, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2013, in the    Newfane Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

He was born in Clymer, PA, on April 25, 1924, the son of the late Frank and Lucia (Provenzano) Laurri.

Mr. Laurri served with the US Army. He was employed full-time with both the US Postal Service as a mailman, and at Memorial Medical Center as a nurse for many years.

Mr. Laurri was the assistant manager for the Honey's Pizza fast pitch softball team for many years. He was a great friend of cats and loved many of them.

Mr. Laurri was the husband of the late Alice J. (Dowling) Laurri, who died in April of 2005.

He is survived by two daughters, Lucille (Michael) Harrison and Patricia  (Peter) DelFavero; also four grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Private funeral services were held at the wishes of his family. Interment in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Arrangements were made through the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, Niagara Falls, NY.

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