Vinci R. Blaauboer

Colonie – Vinci Crisafulli Blaauboer, 90, died Sunday, January 9, 2022 at her residence.  Born in Albany, Vinci was a lifelong Colonie resident.  She was employed for 34 years as a bookkeeper for Crisafulli Bros. Plumbing and Heating before retiring in 2003.  Vinci was a member of the Roessleville Alumni Association, a parishioner of the former Our Lady of Mercy Church in Colonie and a member of their Rosary Society.  Currently, she was a communicant of Christ Our Light Church in Loudonville.  

            Vinci was the wife of the late Henry Blaauboer; mother of James Blaauboer (Mary) of Clifton Park, John Blaauboer (Anne) of Rotterdam and Robert Blaauboer (Terry) of Colonie; grandmother of Lauren, James “Jake”, Mary Grace “Molly”, Taryn and Nicholas; and sister of the late Anthony Crisafulli (Patricia), Marge Pascetto Ross (Bill), Mary Eworonsky (Joseph) and youngest daughter of Filippo and Carmela Crisafulli.

            Funeral 9:00 o’clock Friday, January 14, 2022 from the Reilly & Son Funeral Home, 1200 Central Ave., Colonie and at 10:00 a.m. at Christ Our Light Church, 1 Maria Dr., Loudonville.  Relatives and friends are invited and may also call at the funeral home Thursday from 4 – 7 p.m.  

            Vinci’s family would like to extend a special thank you to Susan, Lisa, Kim, Cassie, Rianna and Joanne for the care provided to her.  For those who wish, memorial donations to the Community Hospice of Albany, 445 New Karner Rd., Albany, NY  12205 would be appreciated.