Michael F. Caternolo, Sr.

April 6, 1920 ~ December 3, 2018 (age 98)
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Michael F. Caternolo Sr.

Michael passed to be with the Lord and his wife Antonine "Lee" on December 3, 2018 at age 98.  He was born in Rochester, NY to Vincenzo and Philipa Caternolo.  Michael was predeceased by brothers, Joseph, James, Philip, Salvatore, and Peter and his sister Rose (Frank Ferrari).  Michael is survived by his son, Michael Jr.; grandchildren, Michael III and Matthew; and step grandchildren, Crystal Simmons (Michael), Brandy Young (Keith), Brent Roderick and David Roderick; many great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends to gather for a time of remembrance from 4 PM – 7 PM on Tuesday (December 11) at Murphy Funeral & Cremation Chapels, 1040 NY State Route 31,  Macedon NY 14502.  There will be a celebration of life service, at Riverside Cemetery Chapel, on Wednesday (December 12) from 11 AM to 12 PM. Please visit the tribute wall at to leave a condolence, light a candle, or upload a photo.   In lieu of flowers, contributions in Michael’s name may be directed to the Open Door Mission Inc., P.O. Box 14236, Rochester, NY 14608 ( or The Fathers Heart ROC, P. O. Box 1134, Webster, NY 14580 (

Donations may be made to:

Open Door Mission
PO Box 14236, Rochester NY 14608
Tel: 1-585-454-6696

The Father's Heart ROC
PO Box 1134, Webster NY 14580

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