The Tonawanda News
NORTH TONAWANDA —
Albert J. Rossi, 89, passed peacefully at North Gate Manor Thursday, May 23, 2013. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Ida M. Rossi (nee Oshier); and his son-in-law, Robert Stacks.
Albert is survived by his children, Evelyn Stacks and Michael (Anita) Rossi; and his brother, Alex Rossi. Also surviving are his grandchildren, Jennifer, Elizabeth and Denise Stacks; and one great-grandson, Robert Miller.
He was a lifelong member of Ascension R.C. Church, North Tonawanda. Albert enjoyed Tuesday night bingo at church, traveling and spending time with his family. He worked at DuPont in Niagara Falls until his retirement. He was in the United States Army Medical Air Corps during World War II.
Family will be present to receive relatives and friends on Wednesday, May 29, 2013, from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Colucci Funeral Home, 652 Oliver St., North Tonawanda (692-4917). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at 10:00 AM at St. Jude The Apostle Parish, 800 Niagara Falls Blvd.,North Tonawanda. Friends are invited to meet at 9:40 AM at church. Interment service will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Kenmore, NY. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial gifts can be made in Albert's memory to Niagara Hospice Alliance, 4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094-1231.
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