Nunzio V. D’Amore

Nunzio V. D’Amore, age 73, of Johnstown, passed away on Monday, January 7, 2019, at Nathan Littauer Hospital, Gloversville.

He was born on May 8, 1945, in Gloversville, a son of the late Joseph D’Amore and Pauline Russo D’Amore.

He was a graduate of Johnstown High School and was a career sales representative. In recent years Nunzio was known as “That Bartender” at Saltsman’s Hotel in Ephratah. He was last employed by Ginsberg’s Foods of Hudson for over 21 years, retiring in September of 2018. He was of the Catholic faith, a communicant of the former St. Patrick’s Church and current Holy Trinity Church in Johnstown.

Mr. D’Amore is survived by one daughter, Danielle M. Bonificio (Joseph); two sons, Thomas J. D’Amore (Brett) and Travis J. D’Amore (Virginia); three brothers, Salvatore D’Amore, his twin Carmelo D’Amore (Sue) and Jim D’Amore (Karol); one sister, Mary Cassaro (Nelson); two grandsons, Bowin Bonificio and Lukus Bonificio; two granddaughters, Cora D’Amore and Claire D’Amore; several nieces, nephews, cousins and longtime companion, Sandie Wasson.

In addition to his parents, Nunzio was predeceased by one brother, Joseph D’Amore; and one sister-in-law, Mary Morrell D’Amore.

Memorial visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday, January 11, 2019, from 4 until 8 p.m. at the Barter & Donnan Funeral Home, 1 North Melcher Street, Johnstown.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 12, 2019, at Holy Trinity Church, Glebe Street, Johnstown.

Interment will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Johnstown in the spring.

Mr. D’Amore’s family would like to express their sincerest thanks and appreciation to the medical team of the Nathan Littauer ICU for their compassion and professionalism in the care they provided to Nunzio.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Nunzio’s memory may be made to the Nathan Littauer Foundation, 99 E. State Street, Gloversville, New York 12078.

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