Age 65, of Batavia, died Tuesday March 20, 2012 at the New York State Veterans Home @ Batavia. He was born June 28, 1946 in Batavia, NY son of the late Michael & Margaret (Zanghi) Colantonio also preceded in death by a brother Joseph and sister Susanna Seppe. An Army Veteran of the Vietnam Era, John was a painter by trade and worked for various companies over the years. In his free time he enjoyed doing crossword puzzles.
Surviving are his children Phillip Colantonio and Shannon Bolster both of Batavia; brothers Michael & Ron Colantonio; sister Rosalyn Colantonio all of Batavia along with many nieces, nephews and friends.
Family and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass 10:00 AM Friday March 23, 2012 at Ascension Parish (St. Anthony's Site). Memorials in John's memory are suggested to the family with burial in St. Joseph's Cemetery. For more information please call Michael at (585)343-7500.
THE FAMILY OF JOHN COLANTONIO IS BEING CARED FOR BY THE MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020.