Eugene A. DiNardo

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Eugene A. DiNardo

1932 - 2018

Eugene A. DiNardo Eugene A. DiNardo, 86, of Lewiston, NY, passed away on August 14, 2018, while under the care of Niagara Hospice. Born June 17, 1932 in Niagara Falls, NY, he was the son of the late Anthony and Lucia (Fittante) DiNardo.
Gene attended local schools and graduated from Trott Vocational High School in 1952. He later attended Cortland University where he was a member of their football team. He served as a Corporal in the United States Army during the Korean War until his honorable discharge in 1955. While serving in the Army, Gene met the love of his life, Alice Nannette (Steen), and married her in 1956. Together they visited all of the National Parks in the lower 48 United States, and two parks in Alaska. In retirement they also traveled to Italy and Ireland.
Gene retired from TAM Ceramics in 1995 as a chemist and lab supervisor after 40 years of employment. Gene was a lifetime member of the 3F Club in Youngstown where he taught hunter safety courses for 25 years. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting with his Labrador Retrievers and fishing. Above all, Gene will be remembered for his love and devotion to his family.
In addition to his beloved wife of 62 years, Gene is survived by his three children, Michael (Marlene) DiNardo and Karen (Jack) Waugaman, both of Lewiston, Mark (Karla) DiNardo of Lexington, KY; eight grandchildren, Anastasia, Victoria and Alekzandr Waugaman, Nicholas, Grace, Luke, Logan and Max DiNardo; a brother, Samuel (Donna) DiNardo, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
There will be no prior visitation. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, August 17th at 11:00 AM at St. Peter's Church, 620 Center Street, Lewiston, NY, concluding with Military Honors. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements by M.J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY.
Please visit mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com for online condolences.
Published on August 15, 2018
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