Obituary of Vincent P. Smiraglia
We regret to announce the passing of Vincent P. Smiraglia, Jr., age 64, on October 22, 2021, in F.F. Thompson Hospital in Canandaigua. Vinnie passed surrounded by his loved ones. Vinnie was born in Buffalo to Vincent & Dorothy Smiraglia Sr. where he spent the first 41 years of his life raising his 3 children. He was a mechanic by trade and moved to the Prattsburgh area to start his own business, "Hill Top Auto". In 2006, he bought his own "piece of heaven" in the town of Italy, where he married, and joined ABATE (American Bikers Aimed Towards Education) and became President of the Ontario County Chapter. His great love was first, his big Italian family, then his Indian motorcycle "The Mistress", which won 6 trophies. Vinnie was also Sgt. of Arms for the NYS Abate. He is pre-deceased by his parents, Dorothy & Vincent Sr. (Thelma Eberhardt), sisters Edith A. Capitano and Angelina Chapple, son Vincent III, and daughter Virginia Giddings. Survived by his wife Diana Smiraglia, son Jason (Lauren) Smiraglia, James (Melissa) Ribble II, and daughters Jasmine (Ashley) Ribble, Okie (James) Holst, and many nieces, nephews, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, who he loved dearly. He also leaves behind his 2 dogs, Cocoa & Chief, & many brothers and Sisters in the motorcycle community. A memorial bike ride will be held summer 2022 through Ontario County Abate; in lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial contribution to the Ontario County Abate.
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We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, Inc.
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