Roy J. Stassi, age 52, of Central Square, passed away Thursday at the Van Duyn Home and Hospital.
A life resident of the Syracuse area, he was a former member of the Syracuse Police Dept. for 12 years and currently a member with the North Syracuse Police Dept. for six years. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, the former Jo-Ann Tillman; two sons, Shawn (Stacey) Stassi and Michael Stassi; a daughter, Amber Stassi, all of Brewerton; grandchildren, Tyler, Connor, Anthony and Damon; his mother, Mary (Alois) Hundshamer of Syracuse; two brothers, Thomas (Debbie) Stassi of NC, Salvatore (Kimberly) Stassi of Fulton; a sister, Rosemary (Jim) Mleziva of TX; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Monday at noon in the Pirro & Sons
Funeral Home. Burial will be in Pine Plains Cemetery, Clay. Calling hours
will be on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home, 514 Turtle St.,
Syracuse. Dignity PIRRO & SONS FUNERAL HOME 514 Turtle St. 422-2417
The above photograph was taken when Roy was a "narc" on the SPD narcotics squad in the 70's.