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SPIKER, Jean R. (Fistola)
SPIKER - Jean R. (Fistola)
Age 99, of Onondaga Hill, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2017 at Crouse Hospital. Born in Lackawanna, she was the daughter of the late Cesidio and Maria (Trabalzi) Fistola. She retired from Bethlehem Steel Corp. in Buffalo. Jean was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, Joseph. Surviving are her daughters, Rosalind (Robert) Wiltse of Syracuse, and Judy (Stephen) Hoffmann of Morgantown, WV; son, Grant (late Marcia) Spiker of Liverpool; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Josephine (late Louis A.) Fistola of Orchard Park; and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no calling hours. A funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, July 8 at noon in St. Mary of the Lake Church, 4737 Lakeshore Rd., Hamburg. Jean will be laid to rest in Hillcrest Cemetery, Hamburg.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo Foundation, 1028 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14202 or to Alzheimer's Assn. of CNY, 441 W. Kirkpatrick St., Syracuse, NY 13204. Share condolences at www.BuranichFH.com