Matthew M.'s Story
Matthew M. Marasco, age 33, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Buffalo, NY, on August 14, 1983, the son of Joanne M. (nee Cale) and the late Richard A. 'Ric' Marasco.
A Niagara Falls native, he was a graduate of Niagara Falls High School and attended Niagara University and the University of Buffalo. Matt worked in the restaurant business for several years in the Niagara Falls area including, The Polish Nook, Red Coach Inn, Hard Rock Cafe and Schimschack's.
Matthew enjoyed playing drums and reading, but most of all he loved the outdoors and enjoyed hiking and snowboarding. He also had a great interest and passionately followed politics. Matt will be fondly remembered by his friends as a comic, loving, kind and very intelligent.
He is survived by his devoted mother, Joanne M. (nee Cale) Marasco; his dear sister, Lea (Casey Williams) Marasco; his caring aunts and uncles, David (Marianne Fraser) Marasco, Mary Ann (Thomas) Slaiman, Kathleen (Robert) Culbreath, James (Dawn) Marasco, Salvatore (Rocio) Marasco, Jr. and Samuel (Patsy) Cale. He is also survived by many loving cousins and dear friends. Matt was predeceased by his father, the late Richard 'Ric' Marasco; and his grandparents, the late Salvatore and Frances Marasco and Samuel and Connie Cale.
The family will be present to receive friends on Sunday from 4:00-8:00 PM and on Monday from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM at the SPALLINO-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, 1300 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY, where Funeral Services will follow at 12:00 Noon. Rev. Ivan Skenderovic officiating. Family and friends invited.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Matt's memory to Jericho Road Community Health Center, 184 Barton St., Buffalo, NY 14213 or Niagara Falls, Memorial Emergency Department.
Please share your condolences at www.AMIGONE.com.
Published on February 24, 2017