Mary G. Buccola, 96, of Falconer passed away Friday (March 16, 2018) at Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center.
A lifelong area resident she was born January 30, 1922 in Falconer, the daughter of the late Joseph and Sarah Cavaretta Buccola.
Mary was a graduate of Falconer High School and in earlier years was employed by National Worsted Mills. Prior to retirement she was employed by Marine Midland Bank in Falconer.
She was a member of Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Church in Falconer. Mary enjoyed cooking and baking with her sister Teresa, and making cannoli's for the annual St. Joseph's Table for Our Lady Of Loreto Catholic Church. Mary received the St. Joseph's, "The Worker Award" for her dedicated service and was presented by the Bishop of the Buffalo Catholic Diocese.
Surviving is her sister Teresa Buccola of Falconer; two nephews: Joseph (Stephanie) Buccola of Falconer, Lory (Amy) Buccola of Frewsburg; three nieces: Sylvia Chiazzese, Louise Chiazzese both of Falconer, Sarah Ann Buccola of Jamestown; two grandnieces: Michelle Buccola, Ashley Buccola; three grandnephews: Joey Buccola, Jason Buccola, Chad Buccola; two great grandnephews: Brody Taylor, Isaac Destro; a great grandniece Ryleigh Buccola.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by a brother Lory Buccola in 2001 and a sister Loretta J. Chiazzese in 2008.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday in Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Church. Rev. Joseph Jananczek pastor of the church will be celebrant. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the Falconer Funeral Home. The Altar and Rosary Society will conduct a rosary service at 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home. A Christian Wake service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Monday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Church, 309 W. Everett St., Falconer, NY 14733.