Dr. Gary Marrone
unknown - December 6, 2013
Dr. Gary F. Marrone, 56, of North Syracuse, passed away Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 at St. Joseph's Hospital. He graduated from Frankfort High School and Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia. Licensed in 1982 as an optometrist, he served with the U.S. Army and had his optometry practice in East Syracuse.
Dr. Marrone was a member of the American Optometric Association, Knights of Columbus, Bishop Cunningham Council No. 10904 (past Grand Knight) and Bishop O'Keefe Assembly No. 2663 (past Faithful Navigator) and was a Communicant of Sacred Heart Church of Cicero.
Surviving are his wife of 33 years, the former Christine D. Hammond; his parents, Donald and Agnes Marrone of Frankfort; his children, Alyssa (Leif) Olsen and A. J. Marrone; three grandchildren, Gretchen, Adam and Damien; a sister, Lori (Peter) Bushey; two brothers, Don (Pat) Marrone and Craig (Sabra) Marrone and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Services were at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, at Fergerson Funeral Home with Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at Sacred Heart Church of Cicero. Calling hours were from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9 at the funeral home, 215 South Main Street, North Syracuse. Donations may be made to the CNYSPCA, 5878 East Molloy Road, Mattydale 13211 or American Heart Association, PO Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220-3049.
Memorial messages may be left at FergersonFuneralHome.com.