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Sylivia D'Arienzo

Sylivia D'Arienzo

Female 1934 - 2018  (83 years)

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  • Name Sylivia D'Arienzo 
    Born 16 Apr 1934  Massena, NY USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Feb 2018  Dana Street, Massena, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10784  Whitton
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 

    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F11154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5116  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
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    Last Modified 22 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F5068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MASSENA - Mrs. Sylvia D. Whitton, 83, of Dana Street, peacefully passed away early Sunday morning, February 25, 2018 at her home with her loving family at her side.

      Sylvia was born April 16, 1934 in Massena, the daughter of the late John and Immaculata (Memoli) D’Arienzo and was a 1952 graduate of Massena High School. On December 31, 1954, she married Dewey C. Whitton at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

      After graduating from high school, she worked for a short time as a mail clerk at Alcoa. After her marriage, she was a stay at home mom raising 4 children, and later worked for St. Lawrence Gas Company until her retirement after many years of service. After retirement, she and her husband, Dewey, built a camp in Waddington where they cherished the love of family and friends visiting. Sylvia also loved the time she was able to spend with her family, especially her grandchildren. She had a great passion for cooking and will be fondly remembered for her sauce and meatballs.

      Sylvia is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Dewey; her children and their spouses, Jeff and Mary Lisa Whitton of Massena; Tim and Sandy Whitton of Aurora, Colorado; Mary Mem and James Ward of Massena; and Janie and Roger Forando of Granville; her beloved grandchildren, Jen and her husband, Jared; Lauren and her husband, Luke; Taylor, Hannah, Samantha, Jeremy, Memoli, Thomas, Christopher and his wife, Kathleen; Ryan and his wife, Stephanie; and Brett and his wife, Ashley. She was also blessed with and survived by her great grandchildren, Lauren, Aydan, Liam, Brodie, Cody, and Gianna. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.

      In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sisters, Rose Stefantos, Mamie Kennedy, Amelia Burkhalter Grow, Ann Serabian, Virginia Wilkins, and Mary E. Romeo; and her brothers, Matthew J., James M., Alfonso “Fudgy”, Tony, Louie, and Joseph D’Arienzo.