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Michael A. DiFondi

1960 - 2021



Mr. Michael DiFondi, age 61, died unexpectedly on Friday May 21, 2021 at his home.

He was born in Utica on February 15,1960 a son of the late Richard and Katherine Guarascio DiFondi and was educated in local schools.

He was employed at Sunset Carbonic Co. until his retirement. He also served in the Army Reserves.

Surviving are one daughter Erica and husband Marino Ciccone; one son Michael DiFondi; three sisters Victoria Chwazik, Kimberly Salle and Barbette Ward; one brother David Newman, Jr.; two grandchildren and his Casino partner Ellie Constable. He was predeceased by his brother Daniel Newman and three nephews Vincent Ruggiero, Jesse Moore and Jonathan Ruggiero.

His funeral services will be held privately at the convenience of the family with interment in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Whitesboro. 

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Victoria chwazik

June 15, 2021 9:23 PM

Mike!# you are at peace now you are in heaven and I miss and love forever for always you're always in my heart if I can find a spot is so broke but I will fight to stop my heart for you forever I want to see you again so bad I want to hug you and tell you how much I miss you and that day will come I want to talk. I will be so happy all your life you never had a chance and you know what I mean cuz it happened to me too I miss you so so so much it's not right what happened to you and who did that we both know who did it and I told you not to go with him and now look I'm without my brother without my son I love you both very very very much tell Jay Jesse and Vinny

Victoria chwazik

June 13, 2021 4:37 PM
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Victoria chwazik

June 6, 2021 12:35 PM
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Mike I miss and love you so so much your life was hard from when you were young but you still tried the best you could to deal with life and all the heartache I miss and love you so so much we went through so much together when we were young and all through the years my heart's completely broken into pieces I just want to hug and kiss you one more time and tell you how much I love you Mike and I can't do that till I see you in heaven and it's killing me


June 4, 2021 11:30 PM

Mike it's 2 weeks today u went to be with the angels.i know the lord took u cuz he seen u suffering so badly these last weeks I love and miss your smile I can still see how happy u used to be when we would go to the casino with le. U were such a kindhearted loving brother.i will see u again someday..R.I.P.MUTZIE. SADLY MISSED

Victoria chwazik

June 4, 2021 7:05 PM

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