Lucy N. Aretino, 79, a retired waitress, died Friday (Feb. 2, 2001) in Buffalo General Hospital after a brief illness.
A native of Gary, W.Va., she came to Buffalo as a young girl in 1930.
She was a waitress at the Pancake House in Buffalo for many years and also worked at Tonto House and Capellini's Restaurant. She retired in 1998.
She enjoyed knitting and crocheting, reading and dancing.
Survivors include four sisters, Rachel Palmeri of Clarence, Mary Palmeri of Williamsville, Antoi-nette Chirico of Buffalo and Carmen Stearns of Williamsville.
Prayers will be said at 8:45 a.m. Monday in Amigone Funeral Home, 1132 Delaware Ave., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 in Our Lady of Loretto Church, 172 15th St. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cheektowaga.