James R. Gray Funeral Home
1530 Buffalo Rd. Rochester, NY 14624



Keating, Violet

Rochester: April 13, 2017. Former 16 School Crossing Guard. Violet passed peacefully at home surrounded by family. She was predeceased by her husband of 65 years Eugene; son Richard and daughter Joan. She is survived by her son Ken (Deborah) Keating; daughter Karen (Dominic) D’Agostino; and many beloved family members and friends. Mom was the crossing guard at Post & Arnett from 1965-1995 and a lifelong resident of the 19th Ward.

Family and friends may call on Friday, April 21 from 4-7 pm at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Rd. Violet's Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, April 22 at 10 am at St. Monica’s Church on Genesee Street. Burial to follow in Holy Ghost Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the St. Monica’s Youth Group.