Carmella M. Rizzio, age 98, a lifelong resident of Gloversville, N.Y., passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018, at the Nathan Littauer Nursing Home. Carmella attended Gloversville schools. She was a self-employed hair beautician and later worked for the former Johnston Hallmark of Gloversville. She was a member of the Church of the Holy Spirit and the Womens Society of the church.
Carmella was predeceased by her parents, V. James Lauria and Marianna DiMarco Lauria; husband, Samuel Rizzio; son, Anthony J. Rizzio; three brothers, Anthony, Frank and James Lauria. She is survived by one daughter, Mary Jo Rizzio of Gloversville; and one sister, Anna Baldine of Amsterdam, NY. She is also survived by her two grandchildren, Erica Fosman (Dan) and Justin T. Rizzio. She has one great-grandchild, Anthony Fosman.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Thursday, September 20, at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Gloversville. Internment will take place in the Mount Carmel Cemetery, Johnstown, NY. Funeral arrangements are by the John W. Finocan Funeral Home Inc., 13 Prospect Ave., Gloversville. Online condolences may be made to www.finocanfh.com.