We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at William Leahy Funeral Home
North Greenbush, NY
Patrick A. “Bones” Valenti Sr., 86, of North Greenbush entered into eternal life on Saturday September 10, 2022 at the Van Rensselaer Manor.
Born in Troy he was the son of the late Giuseppe and Victoria Rachiele Valenti, and the beloved husband of the late Judith Meighan Valenti.
Mr. Valenti served our country with the U.S. Army from 1954 – 1957, upon returning home he continued his service by joining the Troy Police Dept. where he earned the rank of Captain and served our community until his retirement in 1998.
Pat enjoyed fishing, hunting, riding his motorcycles, music as well as playing several instruments including the harmonica and piano in which he taught himself. But most of all he enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include his children; Patrick A. Valenti Jr., Victoria L. Valenti, Julianne (Mark) Hendricks, Antoinette (James) Madsen, Joseph G. (Constance) Valenti. Grandchildren; Asa J., Ian Patrick and Evan Z Madsen, Breanne J. Long, Domonique M. and Gianna M. Valenti. Great Granddaughter; Myia P. Madsen and his brother; Joseph (Mei) Valenti. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews and long time friends; Lou, Frank and Ralph. In addition to his wife he was also pre deceased by his good friend Bonzy.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11 am in the Wm. Leahy Funeral Home, Troy. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. Family and friends are invited and may call on Thursday from 4 – 7 pm at the funeral home.
Pat's family wishes to give a special thanks to his caregiver Nancy for all the care and comfort she provided.
In Lieu of flowers donations in Pat's memory would be appreciated and may be made to; Disabled American Veterans at dav.org