LeRoy ~ Beatrice "Bea" C. Vernaccini, age 81, formerly of Munson Street, died peacefully with her family by her side early Monday morning (Sept. 25, 2017) at Highland Hospital in Rochester.
She was born August 2, 1936 in Rochester, a daughter of the late Ralph and Josephine Gomborone Yachett.
Bea will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who simply just loved life itself. She was a very giving person, who was devoted to her faith, her family and her friends. She enjoyed listening to Frank Sinatra and was very supportive of her favorite football team, the Dallas Cowboys.
She is survived by her daughter, Susan Becker of E. Bethany, her son, Samuel (Krissy) Vernaccini of Brockport; grandchildren, Brandon (Renee) Mills, Justin Becker, Amanda Becker (Jacob Bohn) and Samuel Vernaccini III; great-grandchildren, Audrina Mae and Kenley Claire Mills; sister, Joan (Sam) Riggi of LeRoy; sisters-in-law, Tina Vernaccini of LeRoy and Josephine Luce of Bergen; brother-in-law, Steve Vernaccini of Bergen; best friend, Josie Conte of LeRoy, along with many nieces, nephews and dear friends.
She was predeceased by her husband of 55 years, Samuel Vernaccini in 2009, her sister, Marie Breslin, her twin sister, Elizabeth "Betty" Scafetta and her dear friends, Patricia Bovenzi, Betty Jane Leanen and Evelyn Tabone.
Family and friends may call on Thursday from 3 ~ 7 P.M. at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy, where her funeral service will be held on Friday at 11:30 AM. Interment will immediately follow in St. Francis Cemetery.
The courtesy of no flowers is requested with memorials suggested to either Volunteers for Animals, 3841 W. Main St. Rd., Batavia, NY 14020 or St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.