Jeanette Licata

Jeanette Licata


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LICATA - Jeanette
(nee Buccella)

Of Buffalo, entered
into rest on July 24,
2020. Beloved wife of
the late Joseph A.
Licata; loving mother
of Deborah G. Gorman
(Benito Cachinero),
the late Donald G. Gorman, Jr. (Carla),
the late Gerald V. Gorman, Rosemary
McLennan (Robert), and William L.
Gorman (Kathleen); survived by 20

grandchildren and many great-
grandchildren; she is also survived by

step-daughters Anne, Monica, Gloria
and their families; her brothers, Eugene
(late Joan) Buccella, and Louis (late
Rose) Buccella; predeceased by her
parents and six siblings and their
spouses. Jeanette was a beloved aunt,
cousin and friend. Jeanette earned her
Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in
education from Buffalo State College,
now SUNY Buffalo State, and worked
for many years as a teacher and later
as an assistant principal and principal in
the Buffalo Public Schools. She also
served, while a teacher, as Secretary of
the Buffalo Teachers Federation.
Relatives and friends may visit the
(Northtowns Chapel), 4614 Main St.,
near Harlem Rd., on Monday from 3-8
PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated at Nativity Blessed Virgin
Mary Church, 8500 Main St., at corner
of Harris Hill Rd., on Tuesday morning
at 10:30 AM (please assemble at
Church). Interment Mt. Calvary
Cemetery. Share online condolences at