Waterloo - Marcia Altimari, 82, passed away peacefully Saturday afternoon (August 10, 2013) at Seneca Nursing and Rehabilita tion Center. A Graveside service will be Sunday (August 18) at 11:00 a.m., with a luncheon to follow, at the VFW Post 6433, 29 West Elisha Street, Waterloo, New York 13165.
In lieu of flowers the family would encourage donations to the American Breast Cancer Association.
Marcia was born on June 5, 1931 in Cuba, New York, the daughter of the late Harold and Lucille VanSkoik-Davis. She was a graduate of SUNY at Plattsburg and taught kindergarten, for 36 years, at Romulus Central School, until her retirement in 1989. Marcia was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Sorority. Marcia enjoyed knitting, bird watching, and relaxing with a good book.
She is survived by her sons, Steven (Barri) Altimari of Stockton, Calif. and Edward (Connie Christian) Altimari of St. Louis, Mo.; a brother-in-law Sam (Phyllis) Altimari of Seneca Falls; grandchildren, Cassidy and Kyen Altimari; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Marcia is preceded in death by her husband Joseph and sister Dorothy Schoening.