Joan Racana

Obituary of Joan Racana


Racana Joan M. DELMAR
Joan M Racana, 86, wife of the late John (Jack)
Racana of Delmar,  passed away after a brief illness on
Wednesday, October 5, 2017 at St Peter's Hospital 
surrounded by her family. She is survived by her
daughter, Lisa (Racana) Sammon of Delmar, NY, and son 
Thomas Racana (Nina) of Rotterdam, NY; grandchildren 
Stacie, Jason, and Stephanie Sammon (fiancé
James Glastetter) of Delmar, NY, and Ryan, Gabriella, and 
Emily Racana of Rotterdam, NY; great-grandchildren
Alexander Hillicoss, Nicholas and Avalynn
Sammon of Delmar, NY, and Ryan, Gabriella, and Emily Racana of
Rotterdam, NY; sisters Barbara Bansak (Ted) of Melrose, FL and
Theresa Elefante (Peter) of Delmar, NY; she was predeceased by a 
brother, Anthony Guglielmo Jr; nephews Adam and 
Christopher Bansak, and David Elefante.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am on 
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 in the chapel at 
St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 35 Adams Place, Delmar, NY.
Internment to follow at Calvary cemetery, Glenmont, NY.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to
the Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation, 6706 Democracy Blvd.,
Bethesda, MD 20817.