Joseph ValerioNovember 20, 2017
Joseph Valerio, 73 of Donovan Road, Throop, died Monday November 20, 2017. Born in Auburn, Joe attended West High School and was employed as a mechanic, repairing and maintaining machines in several area bowling alleys, most notably Starlite Lanes. In addition to his expertise with the machines he was a tremendous bowler, holding membership to many 700 Clubs throughout Central New York. Joe enjoyed golf and toying with his computer and games. He cherished his time spent with his loving family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by one son Joseph Valerio and his wife Christine of Red Creek; 5 daughters Tracy Valerio of Auburn, Cindi Mendillo and her husband John of Auburn, Tina Casbarro and her husband Jim of Throop, Renee Feeter of Throop, Toni Youtt of Auburn, and Beth Breighner Geiger and her husband Marcus of Auburn; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents Dominic "Zoon" and Esther Gargan Valerio, Joe is predeceased by his partner in life Barbara Vitetta Breighner; brothers Robert and John and granddaughter Veronica.
Friends are invited to join the family for a service to be conducted Monday, November 27, 2017 at 6:30 pm in the Cheche Funeral Home Inc. Calling hours for Joe will be held prior to the service from 4 to 6pm in the funeral home, 1778 Clark Street Rd., Auburn.