Vincenzo Zingaro



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Vincenzo Zingaro Churchville, NY: Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at age 90. Predeceased by his mother, Celeste Zingaro; brother, Joe Zingaro; sisters-in-law, Adelina Magnotta, Ada D’Ettorre; brother-in-law, Matthew Natalie; niece, Laura Natale. Survived by his wife of 69 years, Josephine Zingaro; his children, Rita (Leon) Tucker, Pina (Paul) Spampanato; grandchildren, Nicole & Marissa Tucker, Gianluca & Antonio Marsocci; sisters, Livia Natalie, Gertrude (Jim) Cosmano; brother, Robert (Samantha) Zingaro; brothers-in-law, Jerry Magnotta and Domenic D’Ettorre; many nieces and nephews whom he loved like his very own. Vince was a retiree of Eastman Kodak Company; he enjoyed hunting, trap shooting, vacationing with family and friends, sudoku, word searches and reading the Wall Street Journal. Vince was a wonderful man who was a sweet and gentle soul. He was kind hearted. He had a great sense of humor and a smile that could light up a room. He shared 69 blessed years with his loving wife Josephine by his side, raised a beautiful family and lived a wonderful life. He loved gatherings with his family and friends but had a special love and affection when it was hunting season; going to his camp with the “boys”. He will be missed by many. Friends may call Monday (Jan 22nd) 3-7 PM at Vay-Schleich and Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Road. His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday (Jan 23rd) 10:30 AM at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Entombment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Aurora House in his memory.


  1. MARY BAUZA on January 19, 2024 at 12:58 pm

    Beautiful tribute to Vince & yes, his smile & laughter are the first things I recall when I think of him. You all were blessed to have him in your life for so many years. I know he will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Sending my heartfelt sympathy to all the family….Love & prayers, cousin Mary Bauza

  2. Christy Magee on January 19, 2024 at 4:11 pm

    Rita, I am so sorry you lost your dad to heaven but happy they gained a wonderful man. My prayers and thoughts are with your family as you celebrate his life and send him to his final resting place.

  3. Margaret and Daniel Boprey on January 19, 2024 at 10:13 pm

    Sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to you Pina and your family Margaret

  4. Erin Estep on January 20, 2024 at 11:17 am

    Thinking of you & your family Pina.

  5. Dave & Sue D'Ettore on January 20, 2024 at 1:20 pm

    God bless you Vince. May you rest in peace. We spent many happy times on Prospect Street and the many weddings that were part of the family history.

  6. Ashlee on January 20, 2024 at 8:30 pm

    Such a special man. I will miss him deeply when I visit the Tucker home. Sending so much love and prayers for comfort and peace to Josephine, Rita and family.

  7. Rick & Karen Moscato on January 21, 2024 at 6:26 pm

    Our deepest condolences

  8. Lily Lee on January 22, 2024 at 10:36 am

    Lily Lee

  9. Fausta & Dan on January 22, 2024 at 1:33 pm

    Pina, Paul, Gianluca and Antonio, Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. May memories of your Dad and Nonno comfort you.

  10. Antonio Marchena on January 23, 2024 at 6:53 pm

    Let the perpetual light shine upon him.

  11. Angelo Cardarello figlio di Luigi Salvatore Cardarello on April 3, 2024 at 4:03 am

    Condoglianze famiglia Cardarello, mia mamma Enrica Catuzzi ricorda con piacere Vincenzo e la moglie Giuseppina. Mio padre lavorava con Vincenzo alla fabbrica di abbigliamento Hickey-freeman dal 1954 al 1962.

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