Barbara M. (Brooks) Losurdo, 82, of Roxboro Road in Mattydale, died Tuesday at Sunnyside Care Center. Barbara was born in Syracuse and resided in Mattydale for the past 30 years before moving to Sunnyside Care Center in 2007. She was the daughter of the late Frederick and Violet (Wood) Brooks.
Barbara retired after many years from the former (Syracuse) Letter Graphics. She was a member of the American Legion Post #1832 Ladies Auxiliary, enjoyed bowling on various leagues including Strike N Spare and treasured time spent with her grandson.
She was predeceased by her husband of 28 years, Joe Losurdo Jr., in 2009, a step-daughter, Barbara Rushlo and her brothers-in-law, Sam, Carmen, Peter, Frank, and Anthony Losurdo.
Surviving are her daughter: Kelly (Tony Peris) O’Connor of Corinth, NY; sisters-in-law: Carmella Leigh, Josephine (Joseph) Gravante, Natalina, Rosemary and Rita Losurdo; a brother-in-law: Dominick (Mary) Losurdo; her grandson: Arik Joseph Peris; and several nieces and nephews.
Contributions in Barbara's memory may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1650 South Ave., Suite 100, Rochester, NY 14620.Friends may call Friday from 4-6 pm at Krueger Funeral Home, 2619 Brewerton Rd., Mattydale. Services will begin on Saturday, 9:30 am at the funeral home followed by burial in Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, Syracuse.