Joyce C. Macaluso (Rafter)



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GREECE: Thursday, June 5, 2008. Survived by her husband, Charles L. Macaluso; her mother, Ann Bell; 3 daughters, Deborah(Joseph)Licata, Donna O’Dell and Kim Woodward; 5 grandchildren, Jennifer and Nicholas Frati, Danielle, Joseph and Stephanie Woodward; her sister, Sharon(David)Hogan; her sister-in-law, Ethel Furstenberg. She was predeceased by her loving kitty, Monkey. A special thanks to Independent Living for Seniors for their dedicated special care to Joyce. Friends may call Sunday, 2-6 at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Rd. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, 11:30 at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.


  1. Fred and Pat Prince on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Dear Aunt Ann and family, Fred and I are so sorry. We are out of town but our thoughts and prayers are with you. We love you and will contact you when we get home. Fred and Pat

  2. Suzanne Horning-Oksman on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Debbie & Family, So sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I remember her from years ago and that she was fun loving, outgoing and kind. May you find peace in the memories of times you shared with her and know that she is now at peace watching over all of you. With Sympathy, Suzanne, Dave & Aaron Horning

  3. donna odell on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Hi mom, its been 2 years already. i just want to tell you that i love you with all my heart and i miss you so much. not a day goes by that i dont think about you. you may have left me but you are in my heart and will not be forgotten ever. God needed you and i need you more now and for ever… I love you with all my heart Donna

  4. tony marlow on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    i am sad to hear the news this day that my dear sister joyce passed away. though we never had the chance to be real close, i cherish the memories and will miss her very much. love always, butch

  5. Nancy Cowan on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    I want to extend my deepest, heartfelt sympathy to the Macaluso family. Joyce will always be remembered for her sweetness, her gentle nature and her infectious laugh. She touched the lives of all of us at ILS! I know I am a better person for knowing her. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I will miss you Joyce, and your beautiful smile! Please know how much I love you! Nancy

  6. Robert C Remington on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Joyce you are now in Heaven with my wife Patricia Ann Memmo Remington, and I know she’ll be seing you and giving you a guided tour. Joyce you are now home with the lord. May God Bless always. Robert C Remington

  7. Jennifer Valenzo Cleeton on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Joyce, It seems as though you were taken from your family far too soon. However, you have a wonderful husband, three beautiful daughters, and grandchildren who will carry your memory and legacy with them forever. Rest in peace. Love, Sister Jennifer

  8. donna o'dell on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    mom i love and miss you terribly. i think of you each minute of every day i love you mom loving you always, donna

  9. Richard Judd, Flower City Glass on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    My family’s prayers are with your family

  10. Joseph Rieger on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Our Prayers go out to your family.

  11. Linda Appleton on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    Sorry for your lose. We’ll miss her alot. I was one of the riders on her transport to the center.

  12. Marilyn Stevens on September 28, 2012 at 12:00 am

    What a wonderful person, an inspration to all of us, with her never giving up attitude. Heaven gained a lovely addition,but just too soon .We’re so very sorry.We’ll always remember her courage, her teancity and the special love and enthusiasm she shared whenever we saw her. With love Cousins, Marilyn and John Stevens and sons

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