Mrs. Paulette J. Messina-Scafetta
September 25, 1941 - February 9, 2003, surrounded by family and friends at Mercy Hospital
in South Buffalo after a brief illness.Paulette had just recently retired as the attendance secretary for the Hamburg Middle School, Hamburg, NY, where she was employed for the past fifteen years.She was also an active member of the Support Staff Association for the Hamburg School District organizing many professional staff development days.Paulette was a member of the PTA for many years organizing many successful events for the students in the Hamburg District. Paulette was active in many organizations throughout her life such as the Buffalo Diocesan Catholic Young Adult Club, in which she became president in 1965.
ran many conventions and traveled to Ecuador, South America, for two months.She attended Bryant and Stratton and received her degree in business.Shortly after that she worked for the United States Air Force and for United States Department of Social Security.She
was an avid crafter and enjoyed displaying her
works of art at craft shows.Paulette
was the loving daughter of the late Paul S. Messina, and Gilda Messina of Tampa, FL.
was also a devoted wife and mother.
James and Constance Messina of Tampa, FL, and Lucille and Gary DiSanto, of Batavia, NY, also survive Paulette