Wendy S. Fiorella, 58, of 315 W. Main St., Falconer, N.Y., passed away at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in her home following a brief illness.
A lifelong area resident, she was born Feb. 20, 1955, in Jamestown, N.Y., a daughter of the late Kenneth and Gladys Arnold.
She was a graduate of Mayville Central School, and had previously been employed by Zurn Industries and also by Quality Markets in Falconer.
She loved spending time with her family, loved reading and all animals.
Surviving are three sons; Nick Fiorella of Jamestown, Matt Fiorella of Ellington, and Chris Fiorella of Falconer; three brothers: Ronald Arnold and Donald Arnold, both of Ellery Center, and Steve Arnold of Florida; and two sisters: Roxie Maytum and Joann Hitcomb, both of Mayville.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Richard C. "Kactus" Fiorella, who died Jan. 25, 2013.
A celebration of her life will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at the Falconer Moose Lodge, 11 S. Dow St., Falconer, N.Y.
Memorials may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, N.Y. or the American Cancer Society, Memorial Processing Center, 6725 Lyons St., E. Syracuse, N.Y.; or to Callie's Crusade.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Wendy at www.lindfuneralhome. com.