Anna Bono

Anna Bono

1915 - 2007

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Mrs. Anna Bono Frankfort - Mrs. Anna Bono, 92, formerly of E. Orchard St passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2007 in Masonic Home. She was born in Montelepre, Province of Palermo, Sicily on August 28, 1915, the daughter of the late Giacomo and the late Angela Licari De Leone and she attended schools there. She was married to Vincent Bono on December 28, 1936 in Montelepre. The Bono family came to this country in 1954 and settled in Frankfort. Mr. Bono passed away on September 17, 1997 after a blessed union of 60 years. She was a communicant of Our Lady Queen of Apostles Church and a member of the Addolorata Society. Mrs. Bono will always be remembered as a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was the epitome of what a grandmother should be, always tending to the care and nurturing of children. Anna loved being surrounded by her family and the time she spent in the kitchen cooking for them. Her greatest joy was in hand knitting afghans for every member of the family. Each one of us has a cherished memento of "Grandma Bono." Anna is survived by her loving family, Joseph & Mary Bono of Schuyler, Jane & Joseph Laura of Leesburg, VA, Angela & Joseph Cassella and Sam & Provie Bono all of Frankfort; her cherished grandchildren, Joseph & his wife, Gina Laura of Leesburg, VA, Jim & his wife, Rose Bono of Schuyler, Rose Anna & her husband, Ron Gatto of Frankfort, Michael & his wife, Michelle Laura of Leesburg, VA, Jack & his wife, Kelly Bono of Frankfort, Joseph & his wife, Gina Cassella of Leesburg, VA, Lori & her husband, Perry Hughes of Rotterdam, Joe & his wife, Sarah Bono Jr of Marcy, Dr. Sam & his wife, Kathi Bono Jr of Clinton, Dina & her husband, Jeffrey De Sarro of Herkimer and Dr. Frank Cassella & his friend, ViVi Hneich of Leesburg, VA; eighteen great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by Great Granddaughter, Erika Marie Bono on January 21, 1995, two brothers, Giacomo De Leone and Salvatore De Leone and one sister, Mary De Leone. Her funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 1:15 pm from the V. J. Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc., 203 Second Ave. Frankfort and at 2:00 pm in Our Lady Queen of Apostles Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev. John Yanas. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Calling Hours will be Friday from 4-8 at the V. J. Iocovozzi Funeral Home, Inc. Contributions in Anna's memory may be made to Frankfort Volunteer Fire Department Ambulance Corps or a charity of ones choice. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Anna's family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to the nurses and staff of the Masonic Home's Westchester Wing for the wonderful care and compassion shown to her during her stay and passing. They would especially like to thank Mirella Gaetani-Liseo for her invaluable assistance and friendship to their mother during her stay. Expressions of sympathy may be placed on Anna's online memorial page by going to www.iocovozzifuneralhomes.com
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Saturday
29
September

Mass of Christian Burial

Saturday, September 29, 2007
Our Lady Queen Of Apostles Church
S. Frankfort St.
Frankfort, New York, United States
Saturday
29
September

Interment at: Mt. Olivet Cemetery

Saturday, September 29, 2007
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Elizabeth St.
Frankfort, New York, United States

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Anna's family would like to extend thier sincere appreciation to the nurses and staff of the Masonic Home's Westchester WIng for the wonderful care and compassion shown the her during her stay and passing. They would especially like to thank Mirella Gaetani-Liseo for her invaluable assistance and friendship to thier mother during her stay.