Born in Lyons, he has lived in the Fulton area for 40 years. He had worked for Oswego Industries and Catholic Charities.
He had owned and operated Stingers Gymnastics Club and was the gymnastics coach for Fulton schools. He enjoyed playing softball, bowling, fishing and golf.
He is survived will be loved and greatly missed by his wife of 40 years, Diane; daughters, Cinda Reid of Mexico and Rebecca (Dr. Andrew) Miner of Maine; a brother, Thomas Romano; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and nieces and nephews.
Calling hours and services were held Friday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton.
Messages of sympathy or donations may be sent to P.O. Box 185, Fulton, NY 13069.