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Sadie (Sauro) Walos, 98, formerly of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017 at St. John Specialty Care Center in Mars, PA. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of the late Carmelo and Anna (Balsamello) Sauro.
Sadie attended local schools, and on April 15, 1944, married Theodore 'Teddy' Walos in Denver, CO. Mr. Walos predeceased her on April 24, 1998.
During World War II, Sadie worked at Bell Aircraft Company. She later went on to work at the Carborundum Company-Globar Division for 27 years until her retirement in the early 1980's. Sadie was a member of the John Duke Senior Center in Niagara Falls. She was a passionate New York Yankees fan, and also enjoyed playing bingo and going to the casino. Above all, Sadie devoted her life to her family.
Mrs. Walos is survived by her three children, Gary (Beth) Walos of Harmony, PA, David (Peggy) Walos of Amherst, NY, and Joanne (Jack) Fleury of Gibsonia, PA; eight grandchildren, Jennifer (Troy) Raymond, Corey (KC) Walos, Troy, Dana, Denise and Richard Walos, Daniel (Laura) and David (Tiffany) Fleury; four great-grandchildren, Jayden Nolan, Jack Fleury, William Fleury and Thea Fleury; as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was also predeceased by four sisters and three brothers, Mary (late Joseph) Corieri, Carolyn (late Peter) Inzinca, Rose (late Joseph) Mazza, Constance 'Connie' (late Peter) Civiletto, Samuel (late Jesse) Sauro, Joseph Sauro and Vincent Sauro.
The Walos Family Would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff at St. John Specialty Care Center, Mars, PA, for their compassionate care
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM at M.J. COLUCCI & SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL, 2730 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY, where funeral services will begin Friday, September 22nd at 9:15 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM at Holy Family Parish at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 27th Street and Independence Ave., Niagara Falls, NY. Interment will follow in St. Joseph's Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Catholic Hospice of Pittsburgh, at catholichospicephg.org or the Activity Fund, St. John Specialty Care Center, P.O. Box 928, Mars, PA 1604.
Please visit mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com for register.
Published on September 19, 2017
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