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LIBASSI, Benjamin J.
LIBASSI - Benjamin J. 80, of Amherst, NY, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2012. Born on January 27, 1932 in Scranton, PA, he was the son of the late Carmello and Mary (Nocello) Libassi. On February 25, 1957, Mr. Libassi married the former Joyce Williams in Buffalo, NY. In addition to his beloved wife of fifty-five years, Mr. Libassi is survived by two children, Lynn (Steven) Attwood of Wheatfield, NY and Michael (Jennifer Rodems) Libassi of Williamsville, NY; eight grandchildren, Kristen, Matthew, Teresa, Janelle, Shannon, Gina, Taylor and Lauren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to his parents, Benjamin was predeceased by one daughter, Paula McIntosh; one brother, Joseph Libassi and two sisters, Marion Davis and Josephine Libassi. The family will be present to receive friends on Wednesday from 4-8 PM in the Chapel of OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Rd., Niagara Falls, NY (297-9007). Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, April 19th at 10:00 AM in St. Vincent de Paul Parish at St. Leo's Church, 2748 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY. Everyone please assemble at church. Entombment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lewiston, NY. If desired, memorial offerings may be made to The Hospice Foundation of WNY, 225 Como Park Blvd., P.O. Box 590, Buffalo, NY 14240. To leave a personal message for the family, please visit www.ottoredanz.com