June 3, 1933 ~ March 22, 2012
Greece: March 22, 2012 at age 78. Predeceased by his first wife, Frances Petrone & second wife, Patricia Petrone. He is survived by his children, Michael Petrone & Susan (Ron) Baker; step-children, Sherry Ackerman, Susan MacNeal & James Melvin; 12 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; brother, Richard (Gay) Petrone; several nieces, nephews and cousins; many dear friends. Harold is a Veteran of the United States Army, Past Commander and Chaplain of the Monroe County Honor Guard and Past Commander of the American Legion Post #468, He was actively involved in the Choir at Our Mother of Sorrows Church and was the recipient of the Good Samaritan Award in the Town of Greece. Harold was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Friends may call Monday, March 26th, 4-8 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, Greece Chapel, 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated, Tuesday, March 27st, 9:00 A.M. at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd. Interment will follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.