RAVENA – Mary R. (Riozzi)
Romano, 89, died Friday, April 2, 2010 in Delmar. Mary was born in
Glasco, NY on July 24, 1920 and was the daughter of the late Cosmo
and Rose Riozzi.
affectionately by her grandchildren and many others as “Nana,” she
was a tremendous example of self-less and unconditional love. For
many years she worked as a seamstress before retiring to what she
was most passionate about, caring for her family. Mary was a devoted
wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend to all.
survived by her son, Joseph; daughter-in-law, Linda Peacock of
Saratoga Springs; brother John Riozzi of Hudson; grandsons, Jason,
Christopher and Damian; great-grandchildren, Samuel, Hannah, Olivia,
Caleb, Sarah, Sienna, Abby Fay, Ava and Liah. Besides her parents,
she was predeceased by her loving husband of 60 years, George Romano
and her brothers Pat, Damian and Cosmo Riozzi Jr.
services will be held at 12pm, Tuesday April 6th at Grace Covenant
Church in Ravena. Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery in
Coeymans. Friends may call at the church on Tuesday prior to the
service starting at 10am.