In Memory of




Obituary for Italia Varricchio (Falco)

Varricchio, Italia (Falco)
Gates: Went peacefully home to the Lord on Monday, June 17, 2019, at age 82. Born to Filippo and Lina Falco in Pulsano, Italy on March 27, 1937. Predeceased by her husband, Anthony Varricchio and daughter, Lucy Malvaso. She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Caroline (Dr. Richard) Gagnier. She is also survived by her cherished grandchildren, Kristin Malvaso, Lauren (Matthew) Habets, Dr. Celeste (Dr. Glenn Stokken), Dr. Michael (Dr. Elizabeth) Gagnier, Dominique Gagnier; adored great granddaughter, Maya Rose Stokken; sister, Francesca Falco; brothers, Enzo Falco, Ottavio Falco; many nieces and nephews in Italy. Italia was a retiree of Eastman Kodak Co., a member of Gates Amita Club, and was a volunteer and eucharistic minister at St. Theodore’s Church.
Friends may call Friday, June 28, from 6-8PM at the DiPonzio Funeral Home, Inc., 219 Spencerport Rd., Gates. On Saturday morning, June 29, all are invited to attend her Funeral Mass at 9:30 at St. Theodore’s Church. Entombment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to St. Theodore’s Church, 168 Spencerport Rd., Rochester, NY 14606 in her memory. Italia’s family would like to thank Sister Cathy Pfleger, Father Fred Asuming and her special neighbors for their love and support given to her and her family.