FEBRUARY 23, 1918 - DECEMBER 21, 2017
Lawrence John Volpe, 99, of Raleigh, went to be with the Lord on the morning of December 21, 2017. Larry was a hardworking, honest, loving, devout Catholic, husband, father and grandfather. He used humor to put a smile on the face of everyone he met.
He was born in Rochester, NY on February 23, 1918 to the late Rocco and Frances Abazzia Volpe. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his daughter, Sharon Donato.
Larry is survived by his wife, Sheila J. Volpe; a daughter, Sandra Sullivan (George); his son, James Volpe (Jeanne); six grandchildren, five great grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren; a sister, Lynn Thiem; and many loved and cherished nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, Raleigh, NC on January 6, 2018 at 11am. A memorial service will be held in Rochester, NY spring 2018.
Donations in his name may be made to: McQuaid Jesuit High School, 1800 South Clinton Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618 www.mcquaid.org
Online condolences may be made to www.firstcremation.com