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BUTERA - Leo C. 55, of Wheatfield, New York, Monday, September 18, 2017 surrounded by family under the care of Niagara Hospice. Mr. Butera was born in Buffalo, New York on February 25, 1962 to Charles and Rosalie (Vacanti) Butera. Leo was a member of St. Jude the Apostle Parish, went to the University at Buffalo for Law and Canisius College for Business Finance. Leo worked for Niagara County in the welfare fraud unit of Social Services. He was very active in his three kids' lives, he was a DECA dad, Dance dad and Track dad. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching sports, like the Buffalo Bills, Sabres and watching tennis. He also enjoyed cooking Italian food. Leo is survived by his three children, Alexandria, Elizabeth and Leo Butera; son of Charlie and Rosalie (Vacanti) Butera; brother of Roseanne (John Hahn) Butera; also surviving are many dear friends. Friends may call Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the Wattengel Funeral Home, 533 Meadow Drive, North Tonawanda. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday at 10 AM from St. Jude the Apostle Parish, 800 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda. If desired memorials may be made to Niagara Hospice House.

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