Lucy (Leone) Santoro, 86 passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 21, 2023. She was born in Manchester, NY (little Italy as she called it) on December 12, 1936 to Rose and Salvatore Leone. She is predeceased in death by her husband, Pat Santoro.
She is survived by her son, Mark (Karla) Santoro of Stanley, NY, daughters Diane (Todd) Ford of St. Augustine, FL, and Linda (Keith) Peter of Mendon, NY along with six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
Lucy was a longtime volunteer at St. Patrick’s Church, Serenity House and helped many of her friends and neighbors throughout her life. She enjoyed gardening, reading, and spending time with family and friends. A life-long resident of Victor, you would often see her walking along Maple Avenue with her dog Benji.
The family would like to give special thanks to The Friendly Home (Lindsay Place) staff who cared for her in her final months.
Calling hours will be on Wednesday, July 5, 2023 from 11:00am-1:00pm at Jarmusz Cotton Funeral Home, 26 Maple Avenue, Victor, NY, and a celebration of life gathering from 2:00pm-5:00pm at the MaryFrances Bluebird Haven, 235 County Road 9, Victor, NY. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory can be made online to the Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, NY 14627.