Frances Lamendola passed away on July 5, 2022 at the Pines Nursing Home in Catskill. She was 97 years old. Frances was born on June 1, 1925 in Brooklyn, NY. She was the daughter of Giuseppe and Frances Reina. Frances married Thomas Lamendola on February 7, 1948. Both her husband and her son, Larry Lamendola, predeceased her. Survivors include her daughter, RoseAnn VanDeWater, Craryville, NY; her grandson, Dylan VanDeWater, Clifton Park, NY; her granddaughter, Jennifer VanDeWater, Fishkill, NY; her sister, Josephine Hansen, Springhill, FL; and several nieces and nephews. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, July 22, 2022 at 11am at St. Mary's Church, 1209 Rt. 9W, Marlboro, NY and burial will be immediately following the mass. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc. (845) 236-4300, www.didonatofuneralservice.com.