Resolution J512-2013

Mourning the death of Daniel J. Cucci of Binghamton



  • Feb 28, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Feb 13, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE


  LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION mourning the death of Daniel J. Cucci of Bing-
hamton, New York

WHEREAS, It is the custom of this Legislative  Body  to  mourn  publicly
cherished citizens of the State of New York; and
  WHEREAS, It is with deep regret that this Legislative Body records the
passing of Daniel J. Cucci of Binghamton, New York, at the age of 49, on
Thursday, January 31, 2013 following an extended illness; and
  WHEREAS, Daniel J. Cucci was a graduate of St. Patrick's School, Seton
Catholic  Central  High  School,  Class  of 1981, and Onondaga Community
College; and
  WHEREAS, Daniel Cucci served as Cantor for  the  Diocese  of  Syracuse
from  1985  until 1988; he truly enjoyed many tours to Italy and Ireland
between 1994 and 2003 and had the honor and privilege  of  having  three
separate audiences with Pope John Paul II; and
  WHEREAS,  For  many  years  Daniel  Cucci  sang at funerals, weddings,
parties and entertained at numerous occasions in Broome County; and
  WHEREAS, Daniel Cucci was  a  member  of  St.  Patrick's  Church,  the
Ancient Order of Hibernians, and the Sons of Italy; and
  WHEREAS,  Daniel J. Cucci's family gratefully acknowledges the wonder-
ful care he received from Lourdes at Home, the entire staff at  Bingham-
ton  General  Hospital,  Wilson  Memorial  Medical  Center, and his many
friends who have supported him during his illness, and
  WHEREAS, Daniel J. Cucci was predeceased  by  his  father,  Samuel  J.
Cucci,  Jr. in 1972; he is survived by his mother, Lucille A. (Gennarel-
li) Cucci; a sister and  brother-in-law  Kathleen  and  Michael  French;
brothers  and  sisters-in-law  Samuel  and Pamela Cucci, James Cucci and
Kathy Guinan, Michael Cucci as well as  four  nieces  and  two  nephews:
Jennifer  Cucci,  Elizabeth  French,  Kelly French, Kristin Wood and her
husband Aaron, Adam Cucci, and Evan Cucci; two great nephews,  Liam  and
Nolan  Wood;  an uncle and his wife, James and Janet Gennarelli, and his
aunt Rose Cucci; and
  WHEREAS, Over his  meritorious  life  Daniel  J.  Cucci  distinguished
himself  as a man of talent, sincere dedication and substantial contrib-
ution; his legacy will forever live on through his family,  friends  and
colleagues,  and  the  many  lives  he touched throughout his life; now,
therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to pay
tribute to Daniel J. Cucci, to celebrate his  life,  and  to  honor  his
accomplishments; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Daniel J. Cucci's mother, Lucille A. Cucci.


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