Josephine Colavecchia

Obituary of Josephine Colavecchia

Josephine (Covatta) Colavecchia 84, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed away on Thursday June 25, 2020. Born in Limosano, Province of Campobasso, Italy on November 6, 1935, she was the loving daughter of the late Pietro and Rosina (Marrone) Covatta. Josephine was raised and educated in Italy. She married her husband, Narciso "Archie" Colavecchia and immigrated to the United States in 1960. He predeceased her on February 12, 2012. She was employed at the Como Restaurant for many years. She loved tending to her flower and vegetable garden, crocheting, cooking and baking. Josephine was an extraordinary cook and her door was always open for family and friends to visit and eat. Above all, Josephine's life was centered around her family who she loved dearly. Mrs. Colavecchia is survived by her children, Nancy Colavecchia and Victoria (Steven) Gemuend and granddaughter Stephanie Gemuend; three brothers, two sisters as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and godchildren. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Our Lady of Peace Health Care Facility for their care and support. There is No Prior visitation. Internment will take place at St. Joseph's Cemetery. Arrangements made by ZAJAC FUNERAL HOME, INC. Visit for online condolences
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Final Resting Place

St. Joseph's Cemetery
3806 Pine Avenue
Niagara Falls, New York, United States