FREDERICKTOWN — Anthony Serrino, 91, of Fredericktown, formerly of Buffalo, N.Y., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, at his home.
He was born in Albany, N.Y., a son of the late Joseph and Tindi Serrino. Anthony was a member of St. Gregory the Great Roman Catholic Church in Amherst, N.Y. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. Anthony was president and founder of Anthony’s Collision and Auto Glass in Buffalo, N.Y. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed going to the Buffalo Bill’s games.
Anthony is survived by his sons, Michael (Jeanine) Serrino of Knoxville, Tenn., Dave (Susi) Serrino of Fredericktown and Peter (Eula) Serrino of Spencerport, N.Y.; two grandchildren; a brother, Joseph Serrino of Albany, N.Y.; and a sister, Angie Agresti of Advance, N.C.
Anthony was preceded in death by his wife, Beatrice (Wojciechowski) Serrino, on Sept. 27, 2010; his parents; a daughter, Patricia Lusk; a brother, Andrew Serrino; and a sister, Sue McGraw.
The family will receive friends Sunday, Jan. 2, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High St., Mount Vernon. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, Jan. 3, at 10 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon with the Rev. Father Mark J. Hammond as the celebrant. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Mount Vernon with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to the American Heart Association, The Salvation Army or the charity of one’s choice. Private condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored have been chosen to serve the family of Anthony Serrino.