Josephine E. Butera Carlo, 86, of 426 Hunt Road, WE Jamestown., died at 10:56 a.m. Sunday (Feb. 23, 2014) in the WCA Hospital.
She was born in Jamestown on Jan. 22, 1928, the daughter of Gerlando and Teresa Marullo Butera.
Jay had been employed as a teller at the former Bankers Trust for nine years and also at Carlo's Market on Foote Avenue Extension from 1949-65.
Josephine E. Butera Carlo
She was a lifelong communicant of St. James Catholic Church and a member of the Altar & Rosary Society. She was also a member of the Marco Polo Club Auxiliary and the Catholic War Vets Auxiliary, and was an avid bowler and golfer.
Jay loved her family and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Louis S. Carlo, whom she married on Nov. 12, 1949, in St. James Catholic Church; two sons: George L. (Laurie) Carlo, Sarasota, Fla. and Gerald T. (Mary Ellen) Carlo, Williamsville, N.Y.; four grandchildren: Michael R. Fosburg, Columbia, Md., Jake M. Fosburg, Sarasota, Fla., Andrew D. Carlo, Boston, Mass., and Jennifer A. Carlo, Buffalo, N.Y.; three other grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; two brothers: Carl D. Butera, Jamestown and Vincent E. (Reva) Butera, Naples, Fla.; a sister, Eva E. (Leo) Perino, Jamestown; and a brother and sister-in-law, Peter L. (Mary Ann) Carlo, Jamestown. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Charles J. Butera, and by two sisters: Joanne G. Macaluso and Adeline Matheis.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. James Catholic Church. The Rev. Darrell G. Duffy, pastor, will be the celebrant.
Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Friends will be received on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. in the Hubert Funeral Home and Cremation Services where a Christian Wake Service will be held at 3:45 p.m.
You may send condolences to the family by visiting www.hubertfuneralhome.com.