December 6, 1922 ~ September 22, 2021
Born in: Rochester, NY
Resided in: Greece , NY
Lucy Marie Giardina
Greece: passed from this life into eternal life on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at age 98. Lucy was greeted in heaven by her parents, Michele & Concetta (Maida) Giardina; sisters, Angela Mullikin & Helen Wise; brothers, Samuel Joseph(Betty), Anthony Giardina Sr, & nephew Joseph Giardina.
She is survived by the niece she lovingly raised Elizabeth Wise; grandchildren, Nicholas & Kristen Pelliccia; great grandchildren, Vanessa and Steven Villegas; sister in law, Nancy (Samuel) Giardina; cousin, Angela (Frank) Buono; many loving nieces & nephews, as well as great nieces & nephews.
Lucy was the Giardina family treasure. Her great enthusiasm for life was an inspiration to all who knew her. She retired in 1985 from Sybron Corp. after 42 years, helped to raise her grandchildren, retired at age 90 from the Brighton Middle School cafeteria, then volunteered at Unity Hospital for 4 years. She was a sports enthusiast all of her life. Loved the New York Yankees, golf, bowling, & basketball. She traveled the world.
Lucy was a faithful woman who loved the Lord, family, friends, work & activities.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, (October 7th) 9:30 AM at St Lawrence Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to bornhava.org, in her memory.