Welcome to the memorial page for

Diane Attea Romance

September 6, 1936 ~ June 4, 2017 (age 80)

Diane Romance
(nee Attea)
of Rochester, at the age of 80 yrs. on June 4th, 2017.

Mother of Renée (late Robert D. Taddeo) Romance, Michele Romance (William C.) Crain and Danielle Romance (Douglas G.) Albert.  Sister of Dolores (late Daniel) Gallagher.  Grandmother of Tucker, Kelly and Mackenzie Albert and Liam and Schuyler Crain.  Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Elias and Mercedes Attea.

A graduate of Mount Mercy Academy, Diane was a proud retiree of the Central Intelligence Agency and fulfilled her dream of traveling the world.  While living in India, she was blessed to meet Mother Teresa.  She loved laughing, singing and ballroom dancing. 

Visitation Sunday 2-6 p.m. at NORMAN E. GANNON & SONS, Inc. FUNERAL HOME, 1075 Ridge Rd.; Lackawanna (824-4000).  Friends are invited to join the family for The Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Monday at 10:30 a.m.  Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery will be private.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica
767 Ridge Road; Lackawanna, NY 14218,
Tel: 716-828-9444

Parkinson's Disease Foundation
1359 Broadway; Suite 1509, New York NY 10018

 Service Information

June 11, 2017

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Norman E. Gannon & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home
1075 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14218

Mass of Christian Burial
June 12, 2017

10:30 AM
Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica
767 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14218

Private Interment

Holy Cross Cemetery
2900 South Park Avenue
Lackawanna, New York 14218

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