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SALVATORE A. AGRO, RETIRED BUFFALO POLICE LIEUTENANT

Salvatore A. Agro, 77, of the Town of Tonawanda, a retired Buffalo police lieutenant, died Wednesday (Aug. 26, 1998) in his home after a long illness.

Born in Wood, Pa., he attended Buffalo schools and was a graduate of Hutchinson-Central High School. He served with the Army in the Pacific during World War II.

He was a member of the Buffalo Police Department for more than 30 years, assigned to Precinct 3. Promoted to lieutenant in 1969, he retired in 1982.

He enjoyed reading and activities with his family.

He and JoAnn Palisano were married in 1949.

In addition to his wife, survivors include two daughters, Josephine Blum of Newport News, Va., and Rosemarie Hudson of Syracuse; a brother, Carlo of Williamsville; a sister, Josephine Nasca of Palo Alto, Calif.; and four grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Amelia's Catholic Church, 2999 Eggert Road, Town of Tonawanda, after prayers at 9 in Amigone Funeral Home, 2600 Sheridan Drive, Town of Tonawanda. Entombment will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda.

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