Donna M. Lisciandro, 71, of Bemus Point, passed away Sunday (June 3, 2012) in Hamot Medical Center, Erie, Pa.
A lifelong area resident she was born January 22, 1941, in Jamestown, the daughter of the late Adam Alexander and Ruth Rose Kibbe Cameron.
Donna was a graduate of Falconer High School and in earlier years was employed at Fountain Bowl and various restaurants in the Jamestown area. Prior to retirement she was employed at WCA Hospital as a TV hostess.
Donna M. Lisciandro
She attended Fluvanna Community Church and enjoyed her grandchildren and watching them play in various sports. Donna also enjoyed crafts, scrapbooking, bowling, swimming and playing bocce ball.
Surviving are her husband Sam Lisciandro, whom she married August 1, 1970, in Celoron, N.Y., four children: Robert (Cheryl) Young of Ellington, Dana (Rick) Gardner of Frewsburg, Jay (Mary) Young of Jamestown, and Vincent (Julie) Lisciandro of Webster, N.Y.; 17 grandchildren: Matthew, Kimberlynne, Rachel, Jonathan, Andrew, Daniel, Joshua, Noah and Isaiah Young, Morgan, Kamryn and Bruce Gardner, Erin, Aimie and Kaylie Young, Allison and Jason Lisciandro; her sister Joanne Camper of Manchester, N.J., and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a daughter Jolayne Young, her brother Alex "Willie" Cameron and her sister Elaine Pavlock.
The funeral will be 11a.m. Thursday in the Falconer Funeral Home. The Rev. Dayle Keefer, pastor of Fluvanna Community Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Falconer
Friends will be received by the family from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and one hour prior to the funeral service Thursday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be donated to the American Diabetes Association or to the Fluvanna Community Church.
Visit our website at www.falconerfuneralhome.net to light a candle in remembrance.