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December 9, 2021 - 3:13pm

Digno C. Perez

posted by Joshua Smith.

Digno C. Perez, 90, of Batavia, passed away on Thursday, December 9, 2021 at the Gateway House in Attica.

Digno was born February 22,1931 in Humacao, Puerto Rico, a son of the late Liborio and Jauna (Perez) Castro.

Digno enjoyed fishing, boxing and spending time with his family.  He was a New York Yankees fan and will be remembered for being a good cook.

Surviving are his wife, Emily Perez of Batavia; children, Rosita (Adrian) Bernal, Julio Castro, Joseph (Sherry) Perez and Lou (Gina Gossett) Perez; a brother, Jerry (Cuc) Perez; step-sister, Maria (late Daniel) Cintron, six grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by his children, Hector Castro and Carmen Castro and his brothers and sisters.

Services for Digno will be held privately for his family at St. Cecelia's Cemetery in Oakfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gateway Home, 91 Main Street, Attica, NY 14011 or online at www.gatewayhomeattica.org.  

Please leave a condolence, share a story, or light a candle at www.bataviafuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements for Digno were entrusted to the H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home, Batavia, (585) 343-8868.

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