Joan A. Carosa

Joan A. Carosa, 72, of 35 Hallock St., died Tuesday May 14, 2013, in UPMC Hamot, Erie, Pa.

She was born Jan. 7, 1941, in Manhattan, N.Y., a daughter of the late Stephen and Julia Kazar Wolenuk.

While living in Erie County, she was a communicant of Annunciation Catholic Church, Elma, N.Y.

Surviving are three children: Dawn (Carl) Lisciandro of West Ellicott, John Carosa of East Aurora, N.Y., and Christopher (Mary Beth) Carosa of Lancaster, N.Y.; two grandchildren: Andrew and Nicholas Lisciandro of West Ellicott; a brother, Stephen Wolenuk of New Jersey; and a sister, Doreen Giordani of Sunbury, Pa.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Joey Lisciandro.

No funeral service will be observed.

Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday in the Lind Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 101 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst, NY 14228.

You may light a candle in remembrance of Joan at www.lindfuneralhome.com.