unknown - January 11, 2014
Elaine E. Stefanko Grosso, 70, of North Syracuse passed away Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, after a long struggle with multiple sclerosis. Born in Syracuse, Mrs. Grosso was a graduate of Assumption High School. She retired from General Electric after 31 years and met monthly with a group of fellow retirees.
Mrs. Grosso was a communicant of St. Rose of Lima Church. She was a seamstress and a flower and herb gardener who dried and arranged flowers.
Surviving are her husband of 50 years, Joseph Grosso; a daughter, Linda (Mark Yonnick) Brandt; a brother, Richard (Jody Engel) Stefanko; a sister, Kathy (Barry) Silvers; a grandson, Maximus Yonnick and several nieces and nephews.
Services: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at Fergerson Funeral Home. Mass of Christian burial: 10 a.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church, with burial following in North Syracuse Cemetery. Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the funeral home, 215 South Main St., North Syracuse.
Donations may be made, in lieu of flowers, to Hospice of CNY, 990 Seventh North Street, Liverpool, NY 13088.
Memorial messages may be left at FergersonFuneralHome.com.