Gary Vassallo, the recruiting coordinator for the Erie Community College football team, recently died following a long illness. Friends may call Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Addison Funeral Home located at 262 N. Main St., in Angola. Prayers will be held Saturday at 11:30 a.m. and a Mass of Christian Burial will follow at Most Precious Blood Church at noon. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation of WNY. The public has been invited to share condolences at www.addisonfuneralhome.com.
“Our thoughts and prayers go to Gary's friends and family during this time,” said Dennis Greene, ECC head coach. “We are saddened by the news of his passing which is a terrible reminder that life is short and each day should be treasured. We will remember his hard work and the support he and his family gave to our program.”