Mr. Armando DeCicco, age 74, of Gloversville, died Sunday, October 28, 2012, at Ellis Hospital Schenectady, following a brief illness.
He was born September 14, 1938, in Melizzano, Beneveto, Italy, the son of the late Armando and Giuseppina Mancino DeCicco.
Armando worked in Italy, Switzerland and France before coming to Gloversville in 1963. He was employed as a tailor by Dunday's Clothiers of Gloversville for many years.
He is survived by: three children, Guiseppe DeCicco (Gwen) and Lou DeCicco, both of Gloversville and Anna Maria Wagner (Neil) of Weston, Mass.; and six grandchildren, Amber, Michael, Marissa, Marcus, Martin and Emma. Also surviving is a cousin, Michele Mancino (Antionette) in Italy.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, November 3, at Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St., Gloversville, where a prayer service will follow at 3 p.m., with the Rev. Rendell Torres officiating. Cremation will follow at Park View Crematorium, Schenectady. Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to The Foundation for Ellis Medicine, 1101 Nott St., Schenectady, N.Y. 12304.
Please visit the family's online guestbook at www.brbsfuneral.com.