WITHERBEE — Florinda Posada Gago, 96, of Witherbee, N.Y. died Friday, April 25, 2014, at the Horace Nye Nursing Home in Elizabethtown, N.Y.
She was born July 16, 1917, in Witherbee, N.Y., the daughter of August and Catherine (Donato) Pratto.
Florinda is survived by her son, Joseph Posada and his wife Stefanie of Witherbee; her grandchildren, Joseph Posada (Chris, Ryan, Paige) of Warwick, N.Y., Stephen and Tracy Posada (Jared, Emma) of Peru, N.Y., Michelle and Jason Daniels (Nicholas, Zachary) of Morrisonville, N.Y., Linda and Frank Mullens (Laura, Michelle, Rachel) of Simi Valley, Calif., Tom and Jill Fish (Alex, Nicole) of Newhall, Calif., Michael and Wendy Fish (Joseph) of Ventura, Calif. and Susan Fish of California; one sister, Helen Turevich of Witherbee; several nieces and nephews.
She is predeceased by her husband Jose Posada; her daughter Isabel Fish; her brothers, Albert, Tom, Charlie and Joseph; her sisters Angeline Lopez, Christie Chiarelli, Grace Garcia, Rose Vallejo and Mary Goca.
There will be no calling hour. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on at 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 29, at All Saints Church in Mineville. Burial will follow in St. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Moriah. Following the burial a luncheon will be held at the parish center at St. Patrick's Church in Port Henry.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Florinda may be made to a charity of one's choice. Arrangments are entrusted to Harland Funeral Home, 4279 Main Street, Port Henry 12974 (518) 546-7033.