Gloria M. Tarantella, age 88, of Retsof, died Monday, November 7, 2022 at her residence. She was predeceased by her parents, Angelo and Mary Tarantella, sisters, Josephine "Teenie" Deragon, Nancy (Leonard) Argenta, brother, Louis (Rosemary) Tarantella, niece, Janie Argenta, and great niece, Sara Smith.
She is survived by her sister, Fran Tarantella of Retsof, nieces, Marilyn Argenta of Rochester, Mary (Chris) Smith of Livonia, nephews, Chris (JoAnn) Tarantella of WI, Larry Argenta of Clarence, great nieces, Rachel and Andrea Smith of Livonia, and several cousins.
Gloria was born November 26, 1933 in Retsof, NY the daughter of Angelo and Mary Morocco Tarantella. She retired from SUNY Geneseo as the Administrative Assistant to the President. Gloria was a life-long member of St. Lucy's Church in Retsof.
No prior calling hours. Funeral Services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Geneseo.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Luke's Parish, 13 North St., Geneseo, NY 14454.