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SALADA SALADA - Gertrude (nee Benincasa)
June 27, 2013 at age 87, beloved wife of 61 years to the late James B. Salada, Sr.; dearest mother of James Salada, Cheryl Ann (late Paul) Strauss and Richard Salada; loving grandmother of Christopher Strauss, Caren (Michael) Fox, Janelle, Corinne and Jocelyn Salada; dearest sister of Anne Wilson, the late Benjamin Benincasa, Josephine Kromer, Bishop Pius Benincasa, Rose Sherwood, Angelica Carroll, Florence Voorhes and the late Dorothy Davidson; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Gertrude was a very active member of St. Amelia's Senior Citizens Club where she was the treasurer. Received many Diocese of Buffalo awards for her teaching. She was a fourth grade teacher for 25 years at St. Andrew Country Day School in Kenmore, NY. Substitute teacher also for the Diocese for an additional five years. Mrs. Salada enjoyed bowling, traveling and visiting with her grandchildren. The family will be present on Sunday from 3-8 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2600 Sheridan Drive (corner Parker Blvd.) where prayers will be offered on Monday at 10:45 AM and followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 AM from St. Amelia Church. Friends invited. Share condolences online at

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