John Amendola

January 7, 1958August 14, 2010

John Guy Rosario Amendola of New City, NY passed away on August 14, 2010. He was 52 years old. He was born on January 7, 1958, in Yonkers NY to Frances Picone Amendola and Guido Amendola who both predeceased him. John graduated from St John's University. He was employed as an Automobile controller for many years. John was Vice President of the Junior/ Senior Division of the New City Little League for several years. He was known to the league as "The Corporal". John would always say," I just want the kids to play". John is survived by his wife, Patricia Canora Amendola and their sons John Francis and Michael James Amendola . He is also survived by his brothers, Guy Amendola and Vincent Amendola and his sister, Angela Amendola. He will be dearly missed by his mother- in- law, Anne Canora and his father-inlaw, Leonard J Canora Sr. as well as many uncles, aunts, cousins, sister-in-laws, brother-in-laws nieces, nephews and many friends. Family will receive friends Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-10PM at the Higgins FS, New City. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday 10:15AM at St Francis of Assisi Church, West Nyack. Burial will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Hawthorne, N.Y. His family requests that in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Amendola Scholarship Fund c/o Lisa Gagliardi, 31 Elmwood St. Pleasantville, NY 10570. MICHAEL J. HIGGINS FUNERAL SERVICE INC. 321 South Main Street New City, NY 1095 (845) 623-2266


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, August 18, 2010
  • Visitation Tuesday, August 17, 2010
  • Visitation Tuesday, August 17, 2010
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, August 17, 2010

John Amendola

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August 17, 2010

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