June 30, 2010
Amelia “Millie” Bellardino, 96 of West Sixth Street, Oswego died this morning in the Oswego Hospital. Mrs. Bellardino was born in Oswego the daughter of the late August and Carmella (Cordono) Gagliardo. She was a seamstress at Osted, Oswego and was a nurse’s aide at the Ladies Home, Oswego. Mrs. Bellardino was a RSVP volunteer for over twenty-five volunteering for Meals on Wheels, and at the O’Mara Welcome Center. She was a thirty –five year volunteer with the American Red Cross Blood Mobile. She was a member of the St. Joseph’s Church, St. Anne’s Society, St. Joseph’s Golden Agers, and Oswego City Senior Citizens. Mrs. Bellardino was predeceased by her husband Dominic Bellardino in 1974, and daughter Joan Bellardino in 2005, sister Edith Sherrill, brothers Anthony, Thomas, James and Joseph Gagliardo. She is survived by her daughter Frances Murn of VA, sisters Rose Ardiuni of FL, Theresa Lepore of Rochester, four grandchildren Robert, Michael, Brenda and Susan and five great grandchildren Harrison, Dominic, Michael, Christopher, and Amelia. Funeral services will be Saturday 10:00 a.m. in St. Joseph Church, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Sugar & Scanlon 147 West Fourth Street Oswego. In lieu of flowers contributions maybe made to the American Cancer Society.