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Rochester: Sunday, January 23, 2011 at age 88. Predeceased by her husband, Alfred R. Marciano, Sr. She is survived by her sons, Franklin Marciano, Sr., Alfred (Joyce) Marciano, Jr.; grandchildren, Linda Lee Marciano, Franklin Marciano, Jr., Steven Marciano, Kim Marie (Louie) Rivaldo, Danielle (Franco) Falzone and Michelle Marciano; 9 great grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; aunts; Kate DiPonzio and Clara Antonucci; sisters-in-law, Martha Zona and Virginia Marciano; dear cousin, Gloria Bellanca. May your compassionate, joyous personality fill me. May your persistent, courageous, attitude carry me and may your owlish, wise mind soothe me. Friends may call Wednesday 5-8 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road, Greece Chapel. Her Funeral Service will be held Thursday 10:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Private Internment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Lung Association in her memory.

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  1. God bless you and your family during this time of brevement. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Always know that she is with you in spirit and will be with you every day. When you feel that cool or warm breeze know it is her giving you a kiss you so well deserve.

    Rachael Burrroughs

  2. Grandma:
    My life will always be better because I had the pleasure of meeting you. I feel blessed to have had the opportunity to enjoy your stories, experiences, your great sense of humor, and how to bake the perfect angel food cake… I know that you are in Heaven because you definitely earned. I wish we would have more of your kind in today’s world.
    You were loved, respected, and treasured. You were one of a kind. My life will be better because I had the privilege of knowing you. You made me feel special and loved. Thank you very much for that…

  3. How do I begin o write about a lady who I met when I was 16yrs old You will always be my motherinlaw.The love & support you showed to not just me, my kids,and Phil but your children and other grandchildren. You were a tower of strength right up until the time you had to leave us,the memories of you will always remain and oh yes there are alot of them. You are with your other family members who are so Happy to see you. The circle of life will forever remain in our hearts no one can replace that or take it away.I love U Mom Forever Rest in Peace
    Your Daughter in Law

  4. I abolutely love that you used the writing from Nicholas in the obituary. I will never forget the many Sunday afternoons at Tre’s house…She was the Matriarch of a beautiful family and will be missed more than words can say. You are finally with your beloved husband and I know that you are happy now.
    I love you Grama Tre

  5. I knew Tteresa for many years ,she was a devoted mother ,mother-in -law,grandmother and friend .She will truly be missed by everyone who touched her life .My heart goes out to all her family .RIP Theresa .

  6. I know you were tired and had to leave us, we will miss you tremendously…I hung your house coat up so I will be greeted by it every morning when I awake and every night when I rest my head and go to bed …I know you will live on in all of us and our children and thier children..when I look at my children and watch them grow everyday they will remind me of you with a smile, a gesture, a laugh and I will remember when…..I Love you sooo much and will miss you soo deeply and even though they pain will lighten the hurt will never completely go away…Rest In Peace now Grandma Theresa because you have truly earned it……

  7. I met theresa thru my wife Linda I always felt as if she was my relative too. Thats how Theresa made you feel. A wonderful person to have been aquainted with. I know that your Grandkids will truly miss you as we all will. RIP Theresa .
    Love Phil Ronzo

  8. I want to tell the whole Marciano Family and your Friends I am so sorry for your loss, she was a special woman to anyone whom ever met her, and she is in Heaven waiting for all of us, this is one of the hardest things a human must experience, again, I am so sorry, your all in my thoughts and my Prayers. Peace……

  9. It has been a privilege and honor to have been a part of your family. I will miss your honesty and wit, but most of all your love that you gave to all of us without reservation. You will be missed by everyone who knows and loves you.

  10. Me & Tony are sorry for your great loss, Mrs. Marciano was a lovely and gracious lady and I amsure will be missed a great deal by her family. Our sympathy goes out to all of you and we will keep you in our prayers. Love, Aunt Jackie & Uncle Tony.

  11. My Dear Cousin Theresa,
    I will miss you like crazy, but only half as much as Mom will. I will miss your phone calls wondering where Mom is and why she didn’t call you first. You completed her life in a way only a sister could do. You were and always will be her Best friend. The 3 Roses!!!!
    Praise God you are not suffering anymore. I know you are in heaven dancing on the streets of gold.
    ‘Save a Place for me’.

    Precious Family,
    My heart is heavy for all of you. I pray and know that our Faithful Lord will comfort you as you reach for Him. So much love to all of you.
    Cousins Sonny and Susan

  12. My heart and prayers go out to the Marciano Family during this difficult time. Grandma Theresa was truly an amazing woman. I have many great memories of her that I will always remember!

  13. Oh Teresa! I will miss your honesty and words of wisdom you’ve given me through the years. You always made me laugh, always. My mom will miss you more, though. You were like sisters and were very close. I wish I was there with the family for the celebration of your life. Between the tears and laughter, the floor will be wet. Love to all of your family. I will be with you all in spirit across the miles. God Bless!
    ~Cousins Kathy, Dale, Doug & Nicole in California

  14. We would like to send our deepest sympathies to the Marciano Family.
    We will be making a donation to the American Lung Association in her memory.

  15. Grandma I miss you alot next year will be 4 years since u left us. In 8 says I’d ur birthday I wish u weren’t gone. U missed my 13th birthday and alot more ur still with us in spirit I wish I could give u one last hug I have been missing you lately that is why I wanted to post something I wish u were her I am still in shock till this day u r gone I miss u and coming over so u could watch me I wish u were here to see what mature teens me joey and Alyssa have become I really miss u u were there for me all the time I miss walking over with grandma and remembering how angle food cake is good for u I can’t believe u had to leave us. I hope ur happy where u r and ik that u have ur husband and all but I wanted to let u know u r deeply missed from not just me but everyone I also loved to make u smile at my dancing and all the card games we used to play well I said what I needed to say I MISS U SO MUCH AND I LOVE YOU ❤❤
    Love your favorite great grandkid

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