Joseph J. Galini, 86, of Baldwinsville, formerly of Fulton, died Sunday at home after a long illness.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â A native of Granby, he resided in the Fulton area most of his life before moving to Baldwinsville in 2007.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Joe retired in 1985 as a service manager for Coca-Cola Bottling Company after many years.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â He had previously worked at Nestle Company, Fulton.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Joe was a communicant of Holy Family-St. Michael’s Church, Fulton.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â He was an avid bowler and member of the Bowler’s Hall of Fame, Fulton.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Joe was also an avid fisherman and enjoyed ballroom dancing.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â He was a U.S. Army veteran serving in World War II and participated in the Battle of the Bulge in Europe.
Joe was a devoted husband and father.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Surviving are his wife of 61 years, Sophie (Hundycz) Galini of Baldwinsville and daughter and son-in-law, Marcia and James Quigley of Phoenix. Also surviving are his sister, Frances LaManna of Solvay and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at The Church of the Immaculate Conception, 309 Buffalo Street, Fulton with a calling hour from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday prior to the service.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Graveside services will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fulton.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Family-St. Michaels’ Church or The Church of the Immaculate Conception, 309 Buffalo Street, Fulton, 13069.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.