March 11, 2017


Mr. Louis R. “Musky” Muscatello, 86, of Amsterdam, N.Y., passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017, at home with his loving family by his side.

Born March 28, 1930, in Amsterdam, he was the son of the late Maria Errichetti Muscatello and Anthony Louis Muscatello. A lifelong resident of the area, Louis attended local schools and graduated from Wilbur H. Lynch High School. He was an avid bowler and a devoted Yankee fan. He was a Teamster. He was employed by Boss Linco for many years and was an Assistant at the Jendrzejczak Funeral Home.

Survivors include his loving wife of 65 years, Theresa Pasquarelli Muscatello whom he married on May 6, 1951; five daughters, Sharon (Jim) Kus, Lori (John) Alston, MaryBeth Muscatello, Christine Muscatello and Diane (Tim) Muscatello; seven grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Louis was predeceased by his son, Anthony Muscatello as well as his two sisters Rose Barnhart (Woody) and Mary Parker (Clinton).

A funeral Mass of Christian Burial will take place Friday, March 17, 2017 at 11:15 a.m. at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 156 East Main St., Amsterdam with Rev. Jeffrey M. L’Arche, celebrant, and with Louis’ nephew Deacon Robert Pasquarelli assisting. The family will receive relatives and friends from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Blessed Sacrament Chapel at St. Mary’s Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald Mc Donald House of Albany, 139 South Lake Ave., Albany, NY 12208 or to a charity of choice.

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