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Michael Joseph Lacagnina

Irondequoit, NY:  On Friday December 1st Michael J. Lacagnina, age 74, of Irondequoit, passed away after battling a long illness. Michael was retired from Genesee Brewery and spent his retirement working at Monroe County Parks, attending live concerts, and cooking. He was predeceased by his mother and father Joseph and Phyllis (Leonardo) Lacagnina, and his sister and brother-in-law Janice and Robert Anderson. Michael is survived by his daughter Jana (Chris) Everett, grandsons Benjamin and Sean Everett, his brother Thomas Lacagnina, his nephews Michael Anderson and Joseph Anderson, and many devoted friends.

At Michael’s request there will be no services or calling hours, but family and friends will gather for a Celebration of Life at a later date.  Charitable donations may be made to UR Medicine Palliative Care Program 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 687, Rochester NY 14642.

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  • So sorry for your loss, Jana. Mike was a one of a kind guy. We absolutely adored him and treasured our time together. I cherish our talks and our laughs. May he rest easy now, until we meet again.

    Love, Scott, Christina, and the kids.

    - Christina C Krieger
  • Jana

    I am so very sorry for your loss. Michael was a very special friend who I will always remember. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


    - Pat Fackelman
  • Peace be with you and your family Jana. I know it was a long hard road. He must have been a wonderful man to have raised such a lovely daughter. Much love to you.


    - Samantha Gibson
  • Jana Mike crossed our lives in so many ways through the many years we were neighbors. He was so special and a great friend to each of us in different ways. He was especially kind to my Mom through the years and they become true friends. We will miss him terribly and will never forget our friend Mike. Our prayers are with you and your family! Love Kim , Alverna and Irving

    - Kim Mathis

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