Domenic Bove, 70, of Solvay passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital on January 11, 2016. He was surrounded by his loving family. Born in Maddaloni, Italy, he was the son of late Antonio and Angela Bove.
Domenic came to America in 1966 in pursuit of the American Dream. He was a welder by trade and was employed by Allied Chemical for many years. On February 4, 1967, he married Patricia Cottzolla and was blessed with two devoted sons. Patti and Dom enjoyed traveling and spending the winters in Florida. Domenic was an outdoorsman who truly enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also spent much of his time gardening, making homemade wine, painting, and puttering around his greenhouse.
Most of all, he loved spending time with his family especially his grandkids. Family was the center of his life, and it was those times around the Sunday dinner table that he cherished the most. Domenic is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Patricia (Cottzolla) Bove, Children: Anthony (Donna) Bove of Camillus, Nicholas (Lori) Bove of Camillus, five grandchildren; Anthony, Carla, Victoria, Nicholas, and Maria Bove, five brothers and two sisters of Maddaloni, Italy, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services in celebration of Domenic’s life will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, January 15, 2016, at the Thomas J. Pirro Jr. Funeral Home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Cecilia’s Church in Solvay, entombment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery Mausoleum. Family and friends may call on Thursday January 14, 2016 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the THOMAS J. PIRRO FUNERAL HOME 3401 Vickery Rd. (corner of Buckley) Syracuse, NY 13212.
Words of comfort may be expressed at tjpfuneralhome.com
(Formerly of Pirro & Sons)
Date of Death: January 11, 2016
Thomas J. Pirro Jr. Funeral Home
3401 Vickery Road (corner of Buckley Road)
North Syracuse, NY 13212
Published in Syracuse Post Standard from Jan. 12 to Jan. 14, 2016
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