Carole Ferro

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Carole Ferro

October 04, 1939 - October 28, 2018

Carole Ferro Carole Ferro, 79, passed away on October 28, 2018. Born in Scranton PA, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Mary Cimino.
Carole graduated from Tech High School in Scranton before moving to Niagara Falls in 1956. She was married at St. Joseph's Church in 1957 to her soulmate. She attended NCCC from 1975-1977, in 1978 she began her fulfilling career as the first NYS licensed Home Daycare in all of WNY until her retirement in 1997.
Carole was the most loving and devoted wife, mother, sister and Nonnie in the world. She hosted St. Joseph's Day Table in her home for 10 years and was devoted to Padre Pio. She loved to encourage her children and grandchildren in their lives, loved to travel with her husband and was an avid NY Yankee fan.
Her sense of humor, generosity and fierce love for her family will be remembered for the rest of our lives.
She was predeceased by her devoted husband, Joseph Ferro, on May 15, 2018.
She is survived by her adored children, Kevin and Jacqueline Lauer and Darryl and Kimberly Benham. She was predeceased by her cherished sons, Michael and Joseph Ferro. Also survived by her loving grandchildren, April, Krystle, Michael and Alexandria Lauer, Erika, Jessica, and Christina Benham; great-grandchildren, Joseph, Antonio, Sophia and Michael. Carole was also survived by her loving sisters, Rose (late Louis) Mariani, Geraldine (Norman) Martelli, and Marianne Lynch. Her late brother, Frank Cimino.
In her true generous nature, Carole donated her body to the Anatomical Gift Program at UB. There will be no prior visitation. A private memorial will be held at a later date.
Donations can be made in her honor to St. Jude's Ranch for Children, PO BOX 60100, Boulder City, NV 89006-0100.
Published on November 6, 2018
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