Frank T. Palmesano III, of Hornell

Frank T. Palmesano III, of Hornell

HORNELL-Frank T. Palmesano III, 63, passed away suddenly Tuesday (July 22, 2014) at his home on River Street.

Born in Hornell on July 10, 1951, he was a son of Frank and Martha Bamonte Palmesano.

A lifelong resident of Hornell, Frank was a graduate of Hornell High School and was employed for the past 42 years at Stern & Stern Textiles in Hornell.

He will be remembered for being a motorcycle enthusiast and an avid collector of Boy Scout memorabilia.

His family includes his brother and sister-in-law, Donald and Karen Palmesano of Plano, Ill; also his many aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins; as well as numerous friends.

Frank was predeceased by his father, Frank and his brother, Mark Palmesano.

The Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home, Inc. in Hornell is honored to serve the family of Frank T. Palmesano III.

Calling hours are from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday at the Bishop & Johnson Funeral Home, Inc., 285 Main St., Hornell, where a funeral and committal service will be held following calling hours at 11 a.m. Saturday. Private interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Town of Fremont.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may contribute in his memory to either Meals-On-Wheels, in care of Pro Action, Attn: Fiscal Dept., 117 E. Steuben St., Bath, N.Y. 14810 (envelopes will be available at the funeral home)or to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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