Carmelina M. Gambino, 73

OSWEGO, NY – Carmelina M. Gambino, 73, a resident of 4397 County Route 4 passed away on  Thursday April 21, 2011, at her home.

Born in Caccamo Sicily, she was a daughter of the late Antonio and Giovanna Gambino and had attended schools in Sicily.

Carmelina was a homemaker who loved to cook and spend time with her family.

Surviving are her son, Nick (Robin) Gambino of Minetto; three daughters, Maria (Glenn) Buckalew, Gina (Robert Fatiga) Gambino and Rose Cummings all of Oswego; two brothers, John and Joe; a sister, Joanne; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph, in 2002; and her daughter, Joanne, in 1997.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 9 a.m. from St. Joseph’s Church.

Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Dowdle Funeral Home on Monday from 3-7 p.m.