Martha Diliberto

Martha M. Diliberto

1923 - 2022

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Mrs. Martha M. Diliberto 

Frankfort - Martha M. Diliberto, 99, of Frankfort, passed away Tuesday, December 20, 2022, at Foltsbrook Center with her loving family at her side.

She was born in Utica on September 6, 1923, the daughter of the late Michael and Domenica (Sciortino) Puleo and was educated in Utica schools.  Martha married Samuel Diliberto in St. Anthony of Padua Church in Utica on September 5, 1942.  Sam passed away in 2007.

At one time Martha was employed at Joy Taylor Dress Shop in Mohawk.  She and her husband operated Sam Diliberto Truck Farm.  This is where their three daughters and grandchildren spent many happy hours in the greenhouses and the produce fields.

Martha was a communicant of Our Lady Queen of Apostles Church in Frankfort.

She is survived by three daughters, Rosalie (David) Stritmater of Mohawk; Mamie (Stephen) McCauley of Ohio; and Angeline (Kerry) Oldfield of Herkimer.  Seven grandchildren, Clem (Melissa) Scalise, Sam (Erin) Scalise, Julie (Jeff) Owens, Michael (Isabel) Scalise, Kerry (Melissa) Oldfield, Martha (Seth) Oldfield-Maser and Laura Oldfield.  Seven great-grandchildren, Brianna, Ethan, Rosie, Vinny and Serena Scalise, Emelia Oldfield and Desmond Oldfield-Maser.

She leaves two sisters-in-law, Nancy Diliberto and Jane Puleo, also numerous nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by three brothers, Philip, Salvatore and Vincent Puleo and three sisters, Anna Scordato, Mary Sohn and Sue Juliano.

She was the most wonderful loving and caring mother and Nana.  She will be remembered for the big family Sunday pasta dinners and the numerous card games around the kitchen table. Her greatest love was her family.  She had a way that made every one of them feel special.

Her funeral will be held Monday afternoon, December 26, 2022 at 1:30 PM in V.J.Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc. 203 Second Ave., Frankfort with Rev. Paul Catena, officiating. Spring burial will be held in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Calling hours will be Monday from 11:00 until the time of services at the V.J.Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc.

The family would like to thank the staff at Foltsbrook for their compassionate care of our mother.

 

Expressions of sympathy may be placed on Martha’s online memorial page by going to www.iocovozzifuneralhomes.com

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V. J. Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc.
203 Second Ave.
Frankfort, New York, United States

Her funeral will be held

V. J. Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc.
203 Second Ave.
Frankfort, New York, United States
Her funeral will be held

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Our Lady Queen Of Apostles Church
S. Frankfort St., <no data>
Frankfort, New York, United States
(315) 894-2360
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1923 - 2022

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