Obituary of Biagio Basirico
It is with great sadness that the family of Biagio Basirico announces his
passing on Sunday, February 24, 2019, at the age of 93 years after a
short illness. Biagio was born on July 19, 1925; the son of Antonino and
Margherita Basirico. Biagio will now be rejoining his wife of 70 years,
Mary, who passed away three years ago. Biagio will be lovingly
remembered by his son Anthony; his daughter-in- law Kathleen; his
grandson, John Basirico and wife, Catherine; his granddaughter, Diane
Captein and husband, Niek; and great-grandchildren, Luke and Matthew
Captein; and his brother Salvo Basirico. Biagio was predeceased by his
sisters Grace Phenning and Angelina Sprance. Biagio most recently
resided at Coburg Village in Clifton Park, NY. He was born in Brooklyn,
NY and lived a large fraction of his life in Malverne (Long Island), NY.
He had owned and operated a commercial industrial laundry in
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Biagio on Friday, March
1, 2019 at 11:30 a.m., at Saint Edward the Confessor Church, 569
Clifton Park Center Road, Clifton Park, NY 12065.
There will be no public calling hours.
Spring internment will be in the Jonesville Cemetery, Jonesville, NY.
Those who so desire may make memorial donations in memory of
Biagio to the Saint Peter’s Community Hospice Foundation
Arrangements have been entrusted by the family to the Gordon C.
Emerick Funeral Home, 1550 Rt. 9 Clifton Park, NY 12065.
For online condolences, please visit Gordoncemerickfuneralhome.com