Angeline (Angie) Paradiso Specchio, 91, died Sunday, April 4, 2010 after a brief illness. She was predeceased by her first husband, Horace (Ratsie) Paradiso, her daughter, Cliss Paradiso and her daughter-in-law, Carole (Paul) Paradiso. She is survived by her children, Paul Paradiso of Dryden, Bob Paradiso of Geneva, Jim Paradiso of Watkins Glen, Mary (Dave) Cook of Montour Falls and Jo Pat (Jack) Wright of Watkins Glen, daughter-in-law, Liz Paradiso of Watkins Glen, her childhood and lifelong friend and sister-in-law, Marian Scaptura of Watkins Glen and her many grand and great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her second husband, Lawrence Specchio and step-daughters Carol Symes and Eloise (Lewis) Specchio. She is survived by her step-children Judy (Phil) Smith of Montour Falls, Ted (Barb) Specchio of Burdett and Lewis Specchio of Montour Falls and very special nephew and niece, Joe and Terry Orbin of Watkins Glen, as well as the many grand and great grandchildren of the Specchio families.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in our mothers’ name to the Humane Society of Schuyler County, 2386 CR 10, Alpine NY 14805 (schuylerhumane.org); or Southern Tier Hospice and Palliative Care, 11751 E. Corning Rd., Corning, NY 14830 (sthospice.org), or a charity of one’s choice.
The family will receive friends and relatives on Wednesday (April 7) from 3-6pm with a memorial service to follow immediately, at the Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E. 4th St., Watkins Glen. We, Angie’s family, invite our friends and relatives to join us in celebrating Mom’s life at a reception/meal immediately following at the Watkins Glen Elks Lodge on Rt. 14 in Watkins Glen.
You may sign a guestbook online at www.Royce-Chedzoy.com.