Loretta Giannelli, 94, a resident of Margaretville since 1983, died Saturday July 12, 2014 at Robinson-Terrace Residential Care Center in Stamford.
She was born January 15, 1920 in Brooklyn, the daughter of Ralph and Rosemarie (Cutrone) Giannelli.
Loretta worked for Charles Bloom who operated a business making spreads and drapes.
Loretta loved her home in Margaretville. She had caring friends and helpful neighbors whose kindness and friendship she very much enjoyed and appreciated. She enjoyed walking into town and riding the Senior bus to Oneonta, She spent the last years of her life with her friend and caregiver, Wanda Wright.
She will be deeply missed by all who knew her but none more so than by her family; her brother Joseph and his wife, Barbara; her sister-in-law, Muriel and her nieces, Susan, Elizabeth, and Janet and their spouses and children.
She was predeceased by her parents and brother Michael.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday July 18, 2014 at Sacred Heart Church, Margaretville with Rev. Steven Scarmozzino, celebrant.
Committal prayers will follow at the Margaretville Cemetery.
Calling hours will held at the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville on Thursday July 17, 2014 from 2 until 4 p.m.
Donations in memory of Loretta may be made to your favorite charity.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.