SILVER CREEK: Jeannette L. Fanale, 65, of Bennett State Road, Silver Creek, died Saturday, September 28th, at Buffalo General Hospital, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Mount Kisco, NY on March 23, 1948, the daughter of the late John and Loucina (Colville) Sneddon.
Mrs. Fanale was a graduate of Fox Lane High School, Mount Kisco, NY and graduated from SUNY Fredonia, receiving her Master’s Degree in Education. She worked as a Teacher for Silver Creek Central School, where she taught 3rd grade for 34 years & 4th grade for 3 years, before retiring in 2006.
She enjoyed bowling and gardening. Mrs. Fanale was an avid New York Yankees, Buffalo Bills & Sabres fan.
Survivors include her husband Dennis Fanale, of Silver Creek, whom she married on October 4, 1986, in the First United Presbyterian Church, Silver Creek, a son, Christopher (Kimberly) Fanale, of Seneca Falls, three step sons John and David Fanale, both of Silver Creek, Brad (Danielle) Fanale, of Syracuse and a sister, Heather (Arthur) Van Allsburg, of North Salem, NY. Also surviving are 4 grandchildren, 1 niece, 1 nephew & 1 great nephew.
There will be no visitation observed. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday morning at 11 o’clock, from the First United Presbyterian Church, 35 Park Place, Silver Creek, with Rev. Thomas Burian, pastor officiating.
The family suggests memorial donations may be made to the Polycystic Kidney Foundation, PO Box 871847, Kansas City, MO 64187-1847. Arrangements are by Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, Forestville. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.