Olga O. Battista of the Town of Wheatfield, NY, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at the Wheatfield Commons Assisted Living, under the care of their staff. She was born in Niagara Falls, NY on June 12, 1925, the daughter of the late Lawrence and Gina Orsi.
Mrs. Battista was employed with Nabisco where she met her husband and later at Carborundum for over 20 years before retiring.
She loved spending time with her family and enjoyed playing Bingo and going to the Casino.
Mrs. Battista was the wife of 68 years to the late Carmen A. Battista, who passed away on July of 2016.
She is survived by her daughters Marcia (Jeffrey) [Zaleski] Sheliga and Denice Battista, two grand daughters Jennifer (Terrance) [Zaleski] Roberts and Amy-Lyn Zaleski, three great grandchildren Jordan (Rodney Pawlowski) Zaleski, Leyton and Gavin Roberts, a great great grandson Trey Pawlowski, a brother Ralph Orsi, her cat Baby, also many nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Battista was predeceased by four sisters and four brothers.
Her family will be present on Thursday from 3-7 PM at the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, 5893 Hoover Road, SANBORN, NY, where funeral services will be held on Friday at 11:00 AM, with the Rev. Robert S. Hughson officiating.
Flowers are gratefully declined.
Memorials may be made in her name to the Niagara Hospice or to the Niagara County SPCA.
Interment in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Niagara Falls, NY.
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