David P Colarusso  February 8 1942  October 12 2022

David P Colarusso February 8 1942 October 12 2022

February 8 1942 October 12 2022
David P. Colarusso, 80, passed away peacefully on October 11, 2022, at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare in the arms of his loving wife, Laurie. Born on February 8, 1942, in Troy, NY, David was the son of Carmen and Rosina (Eannace) Colarusso. He received a nursing degree from Mohawk Valley Community College, a Bachelor’s degree in Education at Oneonta State and a Master’s in Gerontology from the University of South Florida. On August 21, 1971, David married Laurie Ann Seifert in Utica, NY. He proudly served his country in the U. S. Army for four years as a medic. He worked at Faxton Hospital and at James A. Haley VA Hospital in Tampa, Florida as an RN. He also taught in the nursing program at Mohawk Valley Community College. David is survived by his beloved wife of 51 years, Laurie; brother, Garry Colarusso and his partner, Leigh Harris; nephews, Deacon and Greyson Colarusso; dear friends of 50 years, David and Susan Kelsey; cousins and many good friends that he and Laurie made in Utica and in Tampa. Relatives and friends are invited and may call on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at McGrath, Myslinski, Karboski & Nunn Funeral Directors, 470 French Rd., Utica. Funeral services will commence immediately following visitation at 12 p.m. In appreciation for the assistance during difficult times with David, remembrances may be made to the New Hartford Volunteer Fire Department. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. David’s family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. J. Arastu, Dr. S. Razia and her office staff and staff of the Slocum-Dickson Infusion Center, and Faxton-St. Luke’s Hospital for their care and compassion during David’s illness and passing. They would also like to thank Danny McClain at RCIL for his help with David’s disability.

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of David P Colarusso February 8 1942 October 12 2022.

McGrath, Myslinski, Karboski & Nunn Funeral Directors

Death notice for the town of: Utica, state: New York

death notice David P Colarusso February 8 1942 October 12 2022

obituary notice David P Colarusso February 8 1942 October 12 2022

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