In Memory of Frank T. Courto, Sr.

December 12, 1942 - August 29, 2021

Resided in New Hartford, NY


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Frank T. Courto, Sr., 78, of New Hartford, passed away, August 29, 2021, at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare.

He was born December 12, 1942, in Utica, son of the late Joseph and Mary A. Courto. He attended local schools and graduated from MVCC. Frank served in the US Air Force from 1959-1963.

He married Alicia Mercado, October 12, 1963, in Puerto Rico.

Frank was employed for 33 years with Niagara Mohawk retiring in 1999. He also was a school bus driver for New Hartford Central Schools.

He was a member of the Niagara Mohawk Gas Lighters and the 25-year club. He was also a Mason.

Frank was an avid sports enthusiast, he enjoyed golf and was a devoted Mets fan. His favorite activity was going to the Casino

He is survived by his wife Alicia of New Hartford; his son and daughter-in-law, Frank T., Jr. and Kimberly Courto of FL, a daughter Kelly Courto of Utica, a sister-in-law Loretta Courto of Utica and several nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to thank the staff of Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare for all of the care given to Frank.

Calling hours will be on Friday morning from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon at Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral and Cremation Services, 13 Oxford Rd., New Hartford.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Alzheimer’s Association.