Obituary of Genevieve O. Parisi
RENSSELAER - Genevieve O. Parisi, 96, of Rensselaer, passed away Monday, April 22, 2019, at St Peter's Hospital.
Genevieve was born April 26, 1922, in Saranac Lake, NY, the daughter of the late Wilford and the late Helen (Hilton) Brown.
She was the Assistant Administrator for the White House Adult Home for many years before retiring. Jean was the Muscular Dystrophy Association chapter leader in the area in the early 50's. Jean loved big band swing music and loved to cook. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She was predeceased by her loving husband of 69 years Arthur Parisi, her son Thomas Parisi, and her siblings Thelma, Jane, Joan, Wilford Jr.
Jean is survived by her devoted daughters Janet (David Panzer) Evanchuk, Gloria (Jim) VanDyke-Dean and, proud grandmother of Michael (Annette) Collins, Lisa (Kelly) Walters, Douglas Evanchuk, Erik (Maura) Vandyke, and Courtney (Andrew) Karl. She is also survived by many great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Friends may attend her calling hours from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM on Friday at the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home, Inc., 165 Columbia Turnpike in Rensselaer. The Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 PM Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in St Agnes Cemetery.