Vincent J. Baiano of Eldred, NY, a longshoreman for the Brooklyn Ship Yard and longtime resident of the area, passed away on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown. He was 85.
Vincent was born on September 10, 1926 in Brooklyn.
He was an honorary member of the Knights of Columbus, member of the New York Shipping ILA, the NRA, and a volunteer police officer in Brooklyn.
Survivors include his wife Mary Ellen at home; daughter Susan Mongiello and husband John of Staten Island; son John Baiano and wife Barbara of Staten Island; step-sons Michael Carter and wife Jennifer of Wurtsboro, NY, Aarron Carter of Maybrook, NY and Christopher Haight of Deland, FL; many nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and sisters Filomena, Domenica and Rose.
He was predeceased by sons Blaze and Vincent Baiano; and sister Justina.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, February 14 at the William M. Gagan Funeral Home, Pine Bush, NY with Pastor Robert Meyer officiating. Cremation took place at Cedar Hill Crematory in Newburgh, NY.
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