Tina Truesdale, 51, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at her residence, surrounded by her family, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, she is the loving daughter of Thomas and Inez (Sansalone) Truesdale.
Tina attended local schools and graduated from Niagara Falls High School in 1982. She was employed at La Hacienda Restaurant in Niagara Falls as a hostess for several years. Tina had a passion for animals and especially loved her dog, Jenny and cat, Hunter. She also enjoyed spending time with her loving family, especially her nephews and great-nieces. Above all, Tina will be remembered as a very kind and generous person with the warmest heart.
In addition to her parents, Tina is survived by her longtime companion, Randy Huff; two sisters, Tammy (Matthew) Wolosin and Terry (Mark) Palmer; her nephews, Vernon Mt. Pleasant, Mark Palmer II and Michael Palmer, who were like sons to her. She is also survived by her great-nieces, Shania, Summer, Lillian, McKinley, who she loved dearly; as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by one great-nephew, Shoney.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be held on Monday, May 9th at 10:00 AM at Holy Family Parish at St. Joseph Church, 1413 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY. Inurnment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery to follow. If desired, memorial donations may be made to Niagara Hospice.
Please visit mjcoluccifuneralchapel.com for online guest register.
Published on  May 5, 2016