SYRACUSE – John J.
Fatica, 89 formerly of Ravena, passed away Sunday, October 6, 2013.
John was born in Albany and had lived in Ravena most of his life,
before moving to Syracuse in 2004 to be closer to his son. He was
an Army Veteran serving during WWII. John retired after many years
of service with the NYS Department of Audit and Control. He enjoyed
playing golf with his friends at the Sycamore Golf Course in Ravena.
his wife of 67 years, Jean Moore Fatica of Syracuse; son, Vincent
E. Fatica of Syracuse; sister, Carrie Reis of Colonie; and several
nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his brother Michael
Fatica, sisters Mary Biondo and Frances and Jenny Fatica.
A calling hour will
be held 2 PM Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at the Babcock Funeral Home,
Ravena. Entombment will take place at 3 PM in St. Patrick’s
In lieu of flowers contributions to the charity of your choice would