Deaths Death Notices
PULLANO, Arlene Smiedala (Tompkins)
PULLANO SMIEDALA - Arlene (nee Tompkins)
Died suddenly April 19, 2018, at age 88. Born October 11, 1929, Arlene was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony; sons, William Pullano and Michael Pullano; and her second husband, Frank Smiedala. She is survived by her daughter, Mary Catherine Antonucci (Ray); sons, Richard Pullano (Wendy) and Gerald Pullano (Lynn); and daughter-in-law, Monica Pullano. Arlene also is survived by eight grandchildren: Bill Pullano, Becki Sauer (Matt), Laura Harris (Adam), Mary Elizabeth, Anthony, Thomas, Michael and Kerry Pullano. In addition, Alrene was preceded in death by a brother, Melvin Tompkins; and sisters, Karolyn Tompkins, Grace Thompson, Reva Waddell, Doris Berthot, and Ann Wood. She is survived by sisters, Joan Morgan and Patricia Phillips; brothers, Kenneth and Robert Tompkins; also many loving nieces and nephews. Family and friends may call on Friday, April 27th from 3:00 to 7:00 PM at Lane Funeral Home (8622 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls). A Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (2486 Grand Ave., Niagara Falls) at 10:00 am on Saturday, April 28th. Donations may be made to Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094.