RALEIGH, N.C. — Suddenly while vacationing in Mexico on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at the age of 66, Dennis Mastro passed away at his wife, Jacqueline Mastro’s side.
Predeceased by his father, Dominic Mastro, and mother, Betty Mastro.
He is survived by his loving wife Jacqueline Mastro; children, Casey Mastro, Rebecca Mastro, Ashley Lesh, Chip Lesh and Sean Corbin; sisters, Darlene Mastro Munson, husband, Steve, Michelle Mastro Eramo, husband Esa; and many more friends and relatives.
Denny will be deeply missed and loved by all whose lives he enriched and affected.
As a community leader Dennis served as Chairman of the Board of the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce, president of the Tompkins Cortland Community College Foundation, as well as serving on the Cayuga Lake Watershed Network Board and the Tompkins County Workforce Development Board.
He was a 33-year employee of New York State Electric & Gas Corp., serving in multiple managerial capacities until his retirement in 2003, afterward working as Energy Smart Communities Coordinator for the Cornell Cooperative Extension until 2009.
Calling hours for Denny will be from noon to 2 p.m. with a memorial service at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at Grummons Funeral Home, 14 Grand St., Oneonta, NY 13820.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Denny’s honor to: BuildingNewHope.org for project, Casa Lupita Animal Health Clinic dedicated to serve homeless and abused animals.