Sky Scene 07

Gene Angelo Vitagliano

March 7, 1951 ~ January 24, 2020 (age 68)


Loving husband to Priscilla Ann, devoted son of the late Anthony and Concetta
Vitagliano, dedicated father of Marissa Coheley, Marc (Amy) Vitagliano, Michael
(Maria) Vitagliano and step-father of Andrew (Paula) Ray, Christopher (Cheryl) Cook,
and Helen Ray. Beloved brother of Mary Jo (Robert) Bauer and Anthony (Peggi)
Vitagliano and adored “Pa” to 10 grandchildren. 
Vitagliano was a graduate of St. Joseph’s Collegiate Institute and the University of Buffalo. 
For many years he was a dynamic presence in Buffalo’s hotel and restaurant scene, most remembered as Geno of the Executive 747 Club and later as the facilities manager for a large chain of restaurants in New York and Florida. Vitagliano’s gregarious personality, quick wit, and unending hospitality will be missed by all who knew him.
Family will be present 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 2, at Settle-Wilder Funeral
Home, New Smyrna Beach, FL.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 3, at St. Gerard’s
Mission Church, Edgewater, FL.
A Memorial Service and Reception will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 7 at
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Buffalo, NY.
Donations may be made in Mr. Vitagliano’s name to the American Cancer Society at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gene Angelo Vitagliano, please visit our floral store.


February 2, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Settle-Wilder Funeral Home and Cremation Service
406 S. Orange St.
New Smyrna Beach, Florida 32168

Mass of Christian Burial
February 3, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Gerard Catholic Church
3171 S. Ridgewood Ave.
Edgewater, FL 32141

Memorial Service
March 7, 2020

11:00 AM
Westminster Presbyterian Church
724 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209


American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

© 2020 Settle-Wilder Funeral Home and Cremation Service. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy