OSWEGO, NY – Jean Conzone, 87, of Oswego, died Tuesday October 13, 2015, at her home.
She was born in Oswego, the daughter of the late Ross and Florence (Kelsey) Gardner.
Mrs. Conzone was a former employee of Canale’s Restaurant, Breneman Shade Factory, food services at SUNY Oswego and Davis Brothers’ Meats, Oswego.
She was a communicant of St. Joseph’s Church, St. Joseph’s Golden Agers, St. Anne’s Society and she was a volunteer at St. Joseph’s festival.
She enjoyed playing cards with the Harbour House card group.
Mrs. Conzone especially loved spending time with her family and grandchildren and being an active grandmother by attending all of their extracurricular activities.
She was predeceased by her husband, Francis Conzone, in 1994; son-in-law, Dan “Cord” Marino.
Mrs. Conzone is survived by her children: Ronald Conzone of Oswego, Brenda Marino of Oswego, James (Ann) Conzone of Oswego, Francis “Bud” (Laura) Conzone of Oswego, Elaine (Bill) Galloway of Oswego and Richard (Susan) Conzone of East Syracuse; brother: Brian (Cathy) Gardner of Florida; sister: Patricia Maher of Rochester; grandchildren: Melissa, Michelle, Michael, Maria, Amiee, Angela, Bryan, Shane, Ryan, Brandan, Sophia and Alex; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Conzone was also predeceased by her siblings, Dorothy Yamrose, Marie Kimpland, Bill Gardner, Dawn Saxbury, Marian Loughrey, Earl Gardner, Richard Gardner and Betty Davis.
Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph’s Church, Oswego, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Greg Kreinheder.
Burial will be held in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oswego.
Calling hours will be conducted 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. Fourth St., Oswego.
Contributions may be made St. Joseph’s Church Painting Fund.