Deaths Death Notices
BONGI, Robert T.
BONGI - Robert T. Of Williamsville, NY, returned to the Lord April 20, 2017, surrounded by family, beloved husband of Marlene (Monaco) Bongi, married in 1961; dearest father of Robert (Mary), James (Lindsay) and Jason (Deirdre) Bongi; proud grandfather of Nicholas, Matthew, Carolena, Brian and Dylan; son of the late Sam and Mary (Vacanti) Bongi. Funeral Service from the BARRON-MILLER FUNERAL HOME INC., 3025 William St., near Union Rd., Cheektowaga, Monday at 10 AM and in St. Katharine Drexel Church at 11 AM. Family will be present Sunday 2-7 PM. Mr. Bongi served as Vice-President and celebrated 40+ years at M&T Bank. Additionally, he served on the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce and on multiple institutions before retiring. A lifetime resident of Western New York, he had a rich immediate and extended family. He was an avid golfer throughout his life and, earlier, in high school, played competitive team sports including basketball and baseball. He attended Mass daily and became a Eucharist Minister, serving at SS. Peter and Paul Church on Main St. in Williamsville.