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BERNACKI, Raimonda (Greco)
BERNACKI - Raimonda (nee Greco)
February 27, 1943 - September 26, 2018. Passed peacefully following a courageous battle with cancer. She is survived by her sons, John E. Bernacki and Thomas M. Bernacki; grandchildren, Andrew, Timothy, Elliot and Peter. Also survived by brother-in-law, James (Sandra) Bernacki; nieces, Maria Pieroni (John) and Rachelle Casto (Denny); nephew, Arthur J. Greco, III; many cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, John Bernacki, Sr.; parents, Arthur J. and Bridget Greco; siblings, Arthur J. and Maria R. Greco; nephew, Matthew Bernacki. Rae was a graduate of Amherst High School and, thereafter, she earned a BA degree in Social Work. She enjoyed her work with Amherst Youth Bureau, Catholic Charities, NYS Senator John J. LaFalce, The League of Women Voters and Pittsford Senior Center. Rae enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was a devoted wife, mother and proud grandmother. She was a "giver" in every sense of the word. She had a passion for cooking and Sunday family dinners were her joy. She will be dearly missed. The family would like to thank Dr. Diego Cahn Hidalgo, SJFC nursing students, Sydney Anderson and Tara Humiston, Women's Club of Pittsford and the entire staff of the SMH Palliative Care Unit. A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, September 29, 2018, at 11:00 AM at St. Louis Church, 64 South Main St., Pittsford. Entombment at White Haven Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. John Fisher College School of Nursing, 3690 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618 or Women's Club of Pittsford, PO Box 208, Pittsford, NY 14534. To share a memory of Rae or send a condolence to the family visit www.anthonychapels.com.