Salvatore M. Roccasecca
HUDSON FALLS — Salvatore M. Roccasecca, 32, of Maple Street, passed away peacefully on Oct. 11, 2016, in Westchester Hospital after a long and very courageous battle with liver disease.
Born Aug. 11, 1984, he was the son of Jeff Roccasecca and Laura Roccasecca.
Sal was a bartender for many years at the family-owned business, Saluto, in Hudson Falls. He loved spending time with people, had the gift of gab and was decent to all and loved by everyone. He was great at his job and brought joy to many people over the years.
Sal loved the Yankees, Green Bay Packers and taking his buddy John-Boy, along with Ritchie and Adam, to watch professional wrestling.
He graduated from Hudson Falls High School where he played baseball, football and bowled all through high school.
He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather, Salvatore Roccasecca; and his maternal grandparents, James Bond and Anne Missita.
He is survived by his parents; his loving brother, Andrew Dickson, who he loved spending time with; his sisters, April Touchette and Amber Campbell; his paternal grandmother, Irene Roccasecca; his stepmother, Maureen Roccasecca; his stepfather, Doug Davis; his significant other, Nichole Lee Delucca and her daughters, Isabella and Gianna, whom he adored, and their dog Cooper; many aunts, uncles and cousins, far too many to be named, but two very special aunts, Tamela Moss and Marrianne Burnham, along with cousin Crystal Moss, who were there for him till the end.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, at St. Mary'st. Paul's Church, on the park, in Hudson Falls, with the Rev. Thomas Babiuch officiating.
At Sal's request, there will be no calling hours. Instead, all are welcome to a celebration of his life at Saluto, on Main Street in Hudson Falls, following the service.
Sal's family suggests that in his memory, please consider being a blood or organ donor.
Arrangements are under the direction of Carleton Funeral Home Inc., 68 Main St., Hudson Falls.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.carletonfuneralhome.net.