unknown - October 19, 2013
Joan Grassmann Reichel, 80, of Camillus, passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at home. A lifetime resident of Syracuse, she was a graduate of Valley High. She was a communicant of Holy Family Church. Joan enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, traveling, playing bridge and was an avid SU sports fan. She also enjoyed working at PRL as a medical biller for many years.
Joan was predeceased by her husband, Bill, in 1987.
Surviving are her children, Anne Reichel, Mary Alice (Jim) Pompo and Paul (Debbie) Reichel, all of Camillus, and Andrew (Chrissy) Reichel of Marcellus; brother, Leonard (Elaine) Grassmann of Wales, WI; grandchildren, Frank (Becky), Jim (Caitlin), Matthew, Joe and Alex Pompo, Allison, Adam and Evan Reichel, and Jill and Lauren Reichel; great-grandchildren, James and Lily Pompo; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Relatives and friends called from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Rev. Richard P. Prior Jr. celebrated a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, in Holy Family Church. Joan was laid to rest in Assumption Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Holy Family Food Pantry, 127 Chapel Dr., Syracuse, NY 13219 or to Hospice of CNY, 990 Seventh North St., Liverpool, NY 13088. Please share condolences at BuranichFH.com.