Seneca Falls – Karen B. Firendino, 66, of VanRensslear St., Seneca Falls, NY, died Sunday (June 28, 2014) at Pines of Peace (Hospice Home), Ontario, NY.
Family and friends may attend Karen’s funeral service on Thursday (July 2) at 10 AM at Doran Funeral Home, 4 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, NY with Reverend James Fennessy, Pastor of St. Patrick’s Church, Seneca Falls, officiating. Burial will follow in St. Columbkille Cemetery, Seneca Falls. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to: Pines of Peace Comfort Care Home, 2378 Ridge Road, Ontario, New York 14519.
Karen was born in Geneva, NY on July 12, 1948 the daughter of the late Eugene & Phyllis Burke Bouffiou. She had resided in Seneca Falls, NY for 29 years, moving from Geneva, NY. She was retired from the Auburn Correctional Facility, Auburn, NY and had previously worked for Newark Psychiatric Center, Newark, NY & Xerox in Webster, NY.
She was a member of St. Patrick’s Church, Seneca Falls. She enjoyed spending time with Family and Friends. Car rides, her and her husband, Mike, took all over. She just loved the outdoors. Her favorite pastimes included playing bingo and shopping whenever she had the chance.
She is survived by:
Her husband, C. Michael Firendino of Seneca Falls, NY, whom she married on June 26, 1982.
1 daughter – Kimberly (Sal) Franzone – Seneca Falls, NY
3 grandchildren – Kaitlyn, Salvatore, & Nico Franzone
1 sister – Sally (Richard) Howard – Geneva, NY
2 brothers – Eugene (Lyla) Bouffiou – Geneva, NY
Kenneth Pennington – Miami, FL.
Several nieces, nephews, & cousins
Please visit: doranfuneralhome.com