Charles Golluscio, DC

Charles Golluscio, DC, 79, of Saranac Lake, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, at Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake.

Born in Yonkers, New York on April 22, 1939, he was the son of Armand and Antoinette (Galardi) Golluscio. Charles met Catherine Considine while they were in the Peace Corps stationed in Brazil from 1966 until 1968. They married on Jan. 4, 1969 in Queens. She predeceased him on Aug. 6, 2009.

Charles graduated from Iona college and then Chiropractic college. He was a resident of Saranac Lake since 1972 and had operated his own chiropractic business for many years. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps serving during the “Cold War” period from May 14, 1957 until May 13, 1960.

Charles is survived by six children Edward (Teresia) Golluscio of Canton, GA, Elizabeth Golluscio of New York City, Charles Golluscio and Andrew Golluscio of Saranac Lake, Michael Golluscio of Arizona, and Annette Paye of Lake Placid, as well as five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, mother and one brother Paul Golluscio.

Calling hours will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A funeral service will immediately follow at the funeral home with the Rev. Paul Kelly officiating. Burial will take place in Saratoga National Cemetery.

Friends wishing to remember Charles Golluscio may make memorial contributions to the Society of St. Pius X, District of USA, 11485 N. Farley Road, Platte City, MA 64079 in care of the funeral home.

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