Florence E. Cristallo, of Laurens and Utica, passed away on Monday April 9, 2012 at the Otsego Manor in Cooperstown.
She was born in Watertown on September 14, 1919, the daughter of Leon and Eva (Pettit) Hall. She married Carmen Cristallo on March 5, 1949 in Watertown.
Florence was a homemaker, and member of the Laurens American Legion Auxiliary.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Carmen Cristallo of Laurens; a daughter, Gail (Richard) Greco of Whitesboro; three grandchildren, Lisa Greco, Beverly Snow, and Jessica Lefkowitz; two great grandchildren, and 5 great great grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Rosemarie (Florio) Vitullo of New Hartford, and Jenny Pimpinella of New Hartford, and several nieces nephews.
She was predeceased by a son, Carmen Cristallo, Jr. and a brother-in-law Albert Pimpinella.
The family will receive friends on Friday, April 13, 2012, at the chapel in St. Agnes Cemetery in Utica at 11:00 AM., where a brief prayer service will follow.
Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the Catskill Area Hospice, 1 Birchwood Dr., Oneonta, NY 132820.
Expressions of sympathy can be sent to Carmen Cristallo, 333 Balantic Hill Road, Laurens, NY 13796.
Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta.