Dateline: Burnt Hills, NY
Theodore R. Pagniello, 91, of Burnt Hills and formally of Long Island, passed away on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Saratoga Center for Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing in Ballston Spa, NY. He was born on July 14, 1925 in Brooklyn, New York and was the son of the late Edigio and Anna (Wrabely) Pagniello.
In 1948, Theodore enlisted in the National Guard and served for four years.
Theodore worked for many years in New York City on Wall St as a computer operator. He had a passion for the NY Mets, NY Giants, model trains and cars, Chinese food and KFC. What he loved most was spending time with family and friends.
Theodore’s survivors include his beloved sons Christopher Pagniello (Christine), and Robert Pagniello; adoring grandchildren Kelly Pagniello and Robert Pagniello Jr.; great-grandchild Joseph Pagniello and former wife Eileen Stoya. He is also survived by his step sons, John Barbiero, William Barbiero, Anthony (Tammy) Barbiero and their children.
Theodore was predeceased by his beloved wife Ann Shea and sister Lucia Pagniello.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call on Friday, February 10 from 5:00PM – 7:00 PM at Massapequa Funeral Home, 1050 Park Blvd., Massapequa, NY.
A Funeral Service will follow at the funeral home at 7:00 pm. Fr. Edward Seagriff will preside.
Interment will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 11:00 am at Greenfield Cemetery, 650 Nassau Rd., Uniondale, NY 11553.
In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorial donations to the North Shore Animal League, 25 Davis Ave., Port Washington, NY 11050, St Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Make A Wish Foundation of NENY3 Washington Square, Albany, NY 12205.
With confidence, the family has placed their trust in the loving care of the Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home, 21 Midline Road, Ballston Lake NY, and they encourage you to view and leave messages on Mr. Pagniello’s Book of Memories at www.TownleyWheelerFH.com