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SCHIPANI, Pastor Dominic Vincent "Muckles"
SCHIPANI - Pastor Dominic Vincent "Muckles" Of Cheektowaga, age 84, passed away peacefully April 12, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. His loving wife of 63 years, Lucia (nee Gugliuzza) Schipani will be watched over by him from Heaven. Dominic's spirit will live through his four daughters; Rosanne (Chris) Orban, Kathleen (James) Smith, Patricia (Robert) Parsons and Luanne (William II) Goc; his grandchildren, James, Timothy, Richard, Rebecca, Dominic, William III, Amanda, Robert and Danielle and his 17.5 great-grandchildren. Dominic was the Pastor of Bread of Life Church since 1977 where his extended family and friends will treasure his memory, his Christian life was as powerful as the baseballs he used to hit and his influence will forever remain in the lives of all who knew him. Dominic proudly served his country during the Korean War as a Staff Sgt. in the US Air Force. No prior visitation. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at 11 o'clock at the Bread of Life Church, 1638 South Park Ave., Buffalo. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Bread of Life Church Youth Ministry. Arrangements by LOMBARDO FUNERAL HOME (Southtown Chapel). Online condolences may be made at