Salvatore ‘Sam’ Guiliano

Salvatore “Sam” Guiliano, 97, of Rome, passed away on Monday, April 24, 2017 in the Rome Hospital Skilled Nursing Facility with his loving family by his side. He was born on January 6, 1920 in New York City the son of Loreto and Carmella Esposito Guiliano. On October 4, 1944 at St. Anthony’s Church, Utica he married Jean Testa, a blessed union of 68 years until her death on... 11:30am 04/27/17

Louis J. Cosimeno Jr.

ROME, NEW YORK — Louis J. Cosimeno, Jr., age 74, of Rome, passed away on April 23, 2017, at Albany Medical Center, surrounded by his loving family, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Louie was born in Rome on September 21, 1942 to the late Louis Sr. and Antonetta Giambrone Cosimeno. He was educated in the Rome Schools. On June 12, 1965, he was united in marriage... 4:00pm 04/26/17

Eugene ‘Gene’ J. Kelley

Eugene “Gene” J. Kelley, 88, of Rome died Monday, April 24, 2017 at Rome Memorial Hospital. He was born June 10, 1928 in Springdale, PA the son of William G. and Pearl C. Griffin Kelley. On August 29, 1959 he married Marilynn Wunsch in Trinity United Church of Christ. She died December 4, 2004. Gene worked as a mechanic at Griffiss Air Force Base for 44 years, retiring in... 4:00pm 04/26/17

Thomas J. Lubecki

Thomas J. Lubecki, 70, of Rome, passed away on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse, NY. He was born in Rome, NY, on August 16, 1946, son of the late Frank and Marie Grass Lubecki. On August 24, 1973 he married Anne M. Bush. From the week after Tom graduated from Le Moyne College in 1968, he began working for N.Y.S. Department of Taxation and Finance... 4:00pm 04/26/17

Marie E. Mann

Marie Elizabeth (McRobbie) Mann, 63, of Rome, went to be with the Lord on Friday, April 21, 2017 after a long struggle with cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family at the time of her passing. She was born on June 28, 1953 in Glasgow, Scotland; a daughter of the late Alexander and Margaret Greenhill McRobbie. She was also raised by her late stepfather, Allan McGlinchey.... 4:00pm 04/26/17

Joseph T. Aquino

Joseph Thomas Aquino, 67, of Rome passed away on Saturday, April 22, 2017 in St. Luke’s Hospital after a long illness. He was born on November 22, 1949 in Rome the son of Joseph and Evelyn Tritsch Aquino. He was married in Rome on July 24, 1971 to Veta DeCarolis, a blessed union of 46 years.He graduated from RFA. He worked as a foreman at Rome Cable for 18 years and then at... 4:00pm 04/25/17

Mitchell J. Cornish

BOONVILLE — Mitchell J. Cornish, 58, of Boonville NY, passed away April 21st surrounded by his loving family after a long hard battle with cancer. Mitch was born April 3, 1959 to James Cornish of Hammond, NY and Shirley Cornish of Old Forge, NY. He is predeceased by “Gram” Eunice and “Gramp” Willis Cornish of Rome, NY. He is survived by his wife, the love of his life, Mary Lou... 4:00pm 04/25/17

Franklin B. Persons Sr.

BOONVILLE — Franklin B. Persons, 84, a resident of Millers Woods Road, since 1978, widower of Dorothy M., passed away at his residence, after a brief illness, on Sunday, April 23, 2017, while surrounded by the loving care of his family and Hospice. He was born on February 7, 1933, in Ticonderoga, a son of Byron and Doris Cleveland Persons. Frank grew up in the vicinity of... 4:00pm 04/25/17