Frances M Gatto, 89 years old of Brocton, New York passed away peacefully late Thursday morning October 6, 2016 at The Chautauqua County Home in Dunkirk, N.Y. with her loving family at her side. Fran was born in Dunkirk, New York on August 3, 1927 and was the daughter of the late Anthony and Angeline Logano. She has lived in this area her entire life. Fran was a graduate of Dunkirk High School. She made her life as a homemaker and at one time had worked at the former Miller Office Supply of Dunkirk, New York. Fran was a member of St. Dominic's (formerly St. Patrick's)Roman Catholic Church of Brocton, New York and a member of the former Saint Ann Society of the Parish. Fran was also a former member of the Fredonia Beaver Club.
Fran is survived by one son Karl (Cheryl) Gatto of Brocton, New York and three grandchildren Brittany, Bryce and Kailyn, one sister Dolores Griewisch of Dunkirk, New York and Louis Logan of Florida.
Fran was predeceased by her husband Charles F Gatto who passed away on November 28, 1985, six brothers Dominic, Carmen, Leonard, Frank, Rocco and George Logan and six sisters Virginia Logano, Mildred Christopher, Mary Giallella, Katherine Barone, Sarah Petrino, and Jenny Leone.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Services which will be held on Saturday morning October 8, 2016 at 10 am from St. Dominic's Roman Catholic Church of Brocton, New York where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev Romeo Hontiverouos. Interment will follow at the Portland Evergreen Cemetery. There will be no visitation as per Fran's wishes. The family requests memorials in Fran's honor and memory be made to The Alzheimer's Assn, WNY Chapter, 2805 Wehrle Drive, Suite 6, Williamsville, New York 14221. Funeral arrangements are being conducted by the Morse Funeral Home of Brocton, New York.