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“To the family and friends of Irene, may God lessen your sorrow and fond memories lead you to an inner peace. Tom and Sharon Tyo ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Tom and Sharon Tyo - Branchport, NY

“Carl & family,We knew Irene from the Ruby Ave neighborhood,and always looked forward to her feeding the wood storks and any other birds looking for a...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Charlie& Kathy Chick - FL

“I have fond memories of Aunt Irene. She was a wonderful person! My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Cathy Vigneri - Sidney, NY

“To the family of Irene (PeeWee), There is no greater loss, than that of a loved one. May the memories of your Mom, sister and grandmother bring...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Family of Iggie and Frances Matla - NY

“I loved the way Irene would say "Oh Antoinette" and then proceed to scold me for something I said. She would then follow up with some words of wisdom...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Antoinette Derasmo - Ellenton, FL

“Pat, Terri (and all your siblings) and all your families....our deepest sympathy and prayers are with you now with the loss of your mother. Our...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: diane johnston - Canandaigua, NY

“Christine, Pat, Terri, Frank, Joe and your Families - May fond memories bring you peace and the support of loved ones soothe your pain in the days...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Sallie Sulimowicz - Ellenton, NY

“Carl - In your time of sorrow, may you be comforted by gentle reminders of your loved one, and by memories that live on in your heart. Aunt Sallie ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Sallie Sulimowicz - Ellenton, FL

“Carl: We were so sorry to learn of Irene's death. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Dick and Bee ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Dick & Bee Call - Batavia, NY

“To such a lovely lady. We will miss you on our bus trips. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Joan Borncamp - Canandaigua, NY

“Your wife, your mother was a wonderful and caring person. She will be missed by many. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Pete and Susan Balonek - Elba, NY

“May your faith in God and the promise of everlasting life bring you comfort and hope during this difficult time. Caring thoughts are with you. Mary...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Genecco - Canandaigua, NY

“Carl,Christine,Patsy,Terri,Frank,Joe and the entire family... So sorry for the loss of your wife and mother. Aunt Irene was a very special person...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Abe & Carole Pastore Maldonado - FL

“Dear Carl & Family, We are very sorry to hear of Irenes passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Wayne & Martha Dunham - Batavia, NY

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother Batavia/Canandaigua- Irene (Matla) Vigneri Tretter, age 80, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2012 at Rochester General Hospital. She is survived by her husband, Carl Tretter; five children, Christine Vigneri, Pat (Sherry) Vigneri, Terri Vigneri-Case (Howard Morgan), Frank (Diane) Vigneri Jr. and Joseph Vigneri; nine grandchildren, Alyson, Benjamin, and Marcus Case, Lenora, Amanda, Taylor, Seth, Dominick and Anthony Vigneri; brother, Gerald (Carol) Matla; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Frank S. Vigneri in 2002; and brother, Julian Matla. Mrs. Tretter was born in Batavia and was the daughter of Joseph and Sophie (Sulimowicz) Matla. She was raised in Oakfield and was a graduate of Elba Central School, class of 1950. She married Frank Vigneri in 1952 and shortly after that, they moved to Canandaigua where they owned and operated Farmer's Garden on Route 332. Mrs. Tretter was a member of St. Mary's Church and the St. Vincent dePaul Society at the church. She was also a member of the Centerfield Homemakers. Mrs. Tretter enjoyed arts and crafts and spending time with her family and grandchildren. She loved attending her grandchildren's sporting and school events. She married her high school sweetheart, Carl Tretter, in 2006. They enjoyed traveling and spending their winters in Pine Island, FL. She will be sadly missed, but joyfully remembered by her family and friends. Friends may call Tuesday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Johnson-Kennedy Funeral Home, Inc., 47 N. Main St., Canandaigua. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Mary's Church, 95 N. Main St., Canandaigua. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Canandaigua. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 160 Allens Creek Rd., Bldg. 161, 1st floor, Rochester, NY 14618 or St. Vincent dePaul Society, 95 N. Main St., Canandaigua, NY 14424. Condolences may be offered at www.johnsonkennedy.com.

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