Matthew Rocco, Sr.

Obituary of Matthew Rocco, Sr.

Matthew M. Rocco, Sr., age 80, died 5/14/2017 in Highland Hospital. 

He was born 12/2/1936 in Albion to Michael and Alice (Jaworski) Rocco and had lived in this area all of his life.  He was a United States Marine Corps. Veteran, a member of St. Mary’s R.C. Church and retired from Eastman Kodak. Matthew enjoyed hunting, trapping, playing BINGO and going to the casino. 

Mr. Rocco was predeceased by his wife Janet in 1993, his son: Matthew Jr., brothers: Donald and Richard and a sister Sandy. 

He is survived by his daughter: Kim (Jeffrey) Herman of Lyndonville, his granddaughter: Shae-Lynn Herman as well as several sister-in-laws, brother-in-laws, nieces, nephews and cousins.

There will be no prior calling hours. 

Family and friends are invited to Matthews Mass of Christian Burial, FRIDAY MAY 26 in St. Mary’s Church-Holley beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Interment with Military Honors will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to an organization or charity of your choice.