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BURGIO, Helen V. (DiGennaro)

BURGIO, Helen V. (DiGennaro)

BURGIO - Helen V. (nee Di Gennaro)
Formerly of Buffalo, NY, passed away peacefully in Novato, CA on February 25, 2016, age 94, beloved wife of more than 53 years to the late John I. Burgio; devoted mother of Phyllis (Kenneth) Caruana of Westfield, NJ, Carol Wolf of Hilton Head, SC, Arlene (Roger) Burstrem of Novato, CA, Judy (Dale Biron) of Mill Valley, CA, Debbie (Peter Albani) of Centennial, CO and the late John Burgio; loving grandmother of Craig, Kim, Peter, Ondrea, Jessica, Paul and Erica; cherished great-grandmother of Nicole, John, Sofia, Enzo, Savannah, Sierra, Skyler, Scout and Alexander; dear sister-in-law of James (Kay) Burgio, Sam Alongi and Fanny Burgio; also survived by many nieces and nephews; dearest companion of Frank Amadeo; predeceased by all of her sisters and brothers and most in-laws. The family will be present on Friday, March 11, 2016 from 4-7 PM at the GRECO FUNERAL HOME, 2909 Elmwood Ave., (near Sheridan Dr.). Family and friends are invited on Saturday to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at St. Andrew's Church, 1525 Sheridan Dr. (at Elmwood Ave.), Kenmore, at 9:30 AM. Please assemble at church. Interment to immediately follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery. If so desired, memorials may be made in Mrs. Burgio's memory to Hospice by the Bay, 17 East Sir Francis Blvd., Larkspur, CA 94939. Please share your condolences online at

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