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KASSAY, Joanne M. (Jarvis)
KASSAY - Joanne M. (nee Jarvis)
Age 84, of the City of Tonawanda, Friday, January 12, 2018. Predeceased by the love of her life of 39 years, Eugene W. Kassay, who died in 2008; mother of Diana (late Pete) Bollinger, Kenneth (Jeanne) Potts, and Timothy (Kimberly) Potts, step-mother of Debra (late Brian) Harms and Janise (Ken) Barnett, daughter of the late Edmund K. and Mary E. (nee Nixon) Jarvis, sister of Patricia (late Stuart) Martin, Juanita (William) Barry, Caron (Ramon) Garcia, and William Jarvis; also survived by eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Joanne was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Parish in Tonawanda, and was a private piano and organ music instructor of for many years. She enjoyed crafts, ceramics, knitting, needle-working, and puzzles. She was also involved in the Dent Neurological Center's study of Alzheimer's Disease for over 20 years. Family will be present on Monday from 4-7 PM at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (Between Morgan & Broad Sts.), City of Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday (January 16) at 10 AM at St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, 71 Adam St., City of Tonawanda. Interment will be private. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, WNY Chapter, 2805 Wehrle Drive, Suite 6, Williamsville, NY 14221.
John O. Roth Funeral Home, Inc.