Mildred Dalimonte, a resident at The McGuire Group’s Garden Gate Health Care Facility in Cheektowaga, celebrated her 99th birthday. She was born on May 27, 1921 in Orchard Park, NY to Vito and Rose Marie Colangelo.
Mildred married the late Jesse Dalimonte who resided in her neighborhood and they lived in Orchard Park. Mildred worked for the State of New York for 20 years and Jesse worked at Bethlehem Steel. The couple had three children, Joe of Perrysburg, Diane Geisendorfer of Blasdell and Debbie Barone of Buffalo. Mildred also has 6 grandsons, 3 great grandsons and 1 great granddaughter.
Mildred was a parishioner at Nativity of Our Lord in Orchard Park and was baptized by Father Baker when she was a baby. She became a resident at Garden Gate Health Care Facility in September of 2019 and enjoys taking part in church services, painting activities and music programs.
Garden Gate Health Care Facility provides 24-hour skilled nursing care, post-hospital and outpatient rehabilitation, Journeys palliative care and respite/short-term care. The facility continuously receives outstanding five star ratings from the federal government and has finished in the first quintile in NY State’s quality benchmarking pool for 6 out of 6 years.