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Rachel G. Agostino

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“To Aunt Judy, Uncle George & Guys -- Extending heartfelt condolences on the loss of your Mom. Aunt Rachel was a kind woman who will be fondly...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Robin Alford Habeck - SC

“Lill, Bill, Judy, George, and all the rest of the Clarks and Maestrys, Aunt Rachel was a wonderful, warm, caring person who loved to cook, bake,...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Julio & Pat Possenti - FL

“Hi Lil, Bill & Family, Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Aunt Rachel. We're sure she will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Kathy & Phil Federico - Yonkers, NY

“My Dear Aunt Rachel, Words cannot express my feelings at this time in life, with the passing of many of my close family members,I hold Firmly to the...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Dominic Agostino - katonah, NY

“Even though the distance was far, Aunt Rachel had a wonderful way to make you feel so close! The thoughtful cards, knitted clothes sent when each of...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Kristie Thomas - Jensen Beach, FL

“My Aunt Rachel was a loving,kind, and compassionate person. She always knew what to say to make you feel good. She was very loved and respected by...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Kathy and Ronnie - Palm Coast, FL

“Our deepest sympathy to the entire family of Aunt Rachel. Our thoughts and prayers are with you ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Peter, Joni, Michael and Nicole Rousculp - IN

“Hi Lil, Bill, Judy and George Thinking or you, love you julie richie ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: julie and richie - lagrangeville, NY

“iam sorry that we could not attend the viewing for aunt rachael.will be thinking of all of you, she will be missed by us all. bob and marge ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: bob&marge agostino - niles, MI

10 of 13 | Posted by: Rosemarie Brown - Oakland, NJ

“Aunt Rachel was a very special soul. Even with distance between us I was blessed to always know how big her heart was. She taught me to fill many...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Kim Marlette - Oviedo, FL

“You were loved more then you would ever know. You will be greatly missed. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Kathy, Julie, & Christine Agostino - IN

“Aunt Rachel "The Heart And Soul Of The Agostino Family" Our ROCK!! I Love You And Miss You!!! Your Love and Compassion for All Will Be Missed!! Your...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Robert Agostino - Parker, CO

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Rachel G. Agostino, age 91, of Fort Collins, Colo went home to be with the Lord on May 5, 2011 with her family by her side. Rachel was born in Bronx, NY on August 22, 1919 the second daughter of Nicholas and Julia Mancuso. She married Vincent (Jim) Agostino on October 23, 1938. Rachel was preceded in death by her husband, Vincent in 1991, parents, and sister, Fanny. She is survived by children, Lillian (Bill) Clark and Judith (George) Maestry both of Fort Collins. Grandchildren: Lillian (Mark) Reichert of Fort Collins, and Deborah (Dan) Thinnes of Wellington, Jonathan Maestry of Fort Collins and Anthony (Sheri) Maestry of Windsor. Great-grandchildren: Christopher and Nathan Reichert, Steven and Jenna Thinnes, Rebecca, Jake and Steffanie. Many nephews and nieces: Julie, Kathy, Domanic, Robert, Anthony, Nicholas, Bob, Kathy and special sister-in-law Theresa Agostino. Rachel and husband moved to Fort Collins in 1974 to be with daughters and families. She worked at the Poudre School District for the Food Service Department at Riffenburgh Elementary for twelve years where she met many work friends that kept in touch for many years after retirement in 1984. Rachel enjoyed mostly her family and hobbies of crocheting, quilting, and being an avid reader. She enjoyed going to Cherokee Park with family to their second home nearly each weekend. Rachel will always be remembered as a wonderful mother, grandmother and aunt to her close family. She shall be missed by all whose lives she shared. Visitation will be held 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Resthaven Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held 3:00 p.m. Saturday, May 7, 2011 at Resthaven Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Pathways Hospice of Northern Colorado, the Salvation Army, or the Disabled American Veterans in care of Resthaven Funeral Home, 8426 S Hwy 287, Fort Collins, CO 80525.

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