FORESTVILLE: Michael J. Marrano, 60, of Round Top Road, Forestville, died Friday, June 15th, at Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Williamsville, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Gowanda, on June 3, 1952, the son of the late Victor and Rose (Kulheim) Marrano.
He graduated from Gowanda Central School and received his RN from JCC. Mr. Marrano served in the U.S. Army, worked as a Treatment Team Leader for the former JN Adam Developmental Center, Perrysburg, for 34 years and was a member of Cherry Creek Masonic Lodge #384, Phoenix Masonic Lodge #262, Gowanda, South Dayton American Legion Post #1593 and Gowanda VFW Post #5007.
Survivors include his wife Birgitta (Kielwasser) Marrano, of Forestville, a sister, Debra (Thomas) Leenhouts, of Hammond, NY and two brothers, Victor (Michel) Marrano, of Virginia Beach, VA and Frank Marrano, of Scappoose, OR. Also surviving are 3 nephews, Victor David, Christopher & Frank Marrano.
There will be no visitation observed. Private Services will be at the convenience of family.
Arrangements are by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home Forestville. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.