Jennifer A. Romanelli, 18 West Sand Lake Jennifer A. Romanelli, 18, resident of route 150, daughter of Gretchen Oliver Romanelli of West Sand Lake and Gabriel F. Romanelli of East Greenbush died Saturday in East Greenbush. Born in Albany, she had resided in West Sand Lake most of her life, graduating from Averill Park High School in 2000. She had just completed her freshman year at Worcester Polytechnic Institute and was a member of the Phi Sigma Sigma Sorority. Jennifer was a caring person loving animals, her family, her little brother especially and her many friends. She also enjoyed playing the piano. Jennifer will be truly missed by all who knew her. She was currently employed at Applebee's Grill in East Greenbush. In addition to her parents Jennifer's survivors include three brothers Daniel L. Romanelli of West Sand Lake, Eric J. Romanelli of Pomona, CA and Stephen Passineau of Cornwall, NY; her maternal grandfather Donald Oliver of Averill Park; she is predeceased by her maternal grandmother Millicent Oliver and her paternal grandparents Maria and John Romanelli. Jennifer's niece and nephew Melanie and Nathan Romanelli of Pomona survive as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins. Funeral service will be held Tuesday at 10:00am from the Trinity Lutheran Church Route 150 in West Sand Lake. Relatives and friends may call at the DeGraaf-Bryce Funeral Home Inc. 4392 Route 150 West Sand Lake on Monday from 4-8pm. Interment Elmwood Cemetery in West Sand Lake. Contributions may be made in memory of Jennifer Romanelli to Compassionate Friends c/o Westminster Presbyterian Church 85 Chestnut Street Albany, NY 12210.
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