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Alfredo Liardo

July 6, 1943 ~ November 4, 2020 (age 77)


Cobleskill- Alfredo Liardo, 77, of Main St., died Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at his residence while in the loving care of his family.

Born July 6, 1943 in Naples, Italy he was the son of Salvatore and Celeste Capone-Liardo.

Al came to the United States at the age of 17 and moved to Cobleskill in 1981 from Manhattan with his wife and children.  He was a hardworking man with a strong work ethic.  Al and his brother were business partners, opening Two Brother from Naples Pizza Shack on Main Street.  They operated this restaurant for many years before his son, Sal, decided to make this his business venture.  Known as “Pops” to most of the customers, Al could always be seen in and around Pizza Shack. 

When he was not working, Al found time to enjoy boxing, fishing, watching old western movies and scratch off lottery tickets.  He always had a story to tell and had a generous personality. Whenever he had a little something extra, he would give to one in need.

Forever cherishing his memories are the love of his life for 60 years, Accursia Anaclio; five children: Joe (Lona) Connizzo, Alfredo Cannizzo, Frank (Evelyn) Liardo, Salvator (Kimberly) Liardo, and Celeste (Victor) Pirela; five siblings: Carmelina (Frank) Artesi, Ada Liardo (twin sister), Maria Perez, Olympia Ortez and Frank Capone; 13 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Al was predeceased by three brothers: Carmine, Antonio, and Frank Liardo.

Family and friends are invited to a period of visitation to be held from 2 to 4 PM on Sunday, November 8, 2020 at Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home, 171 Elm St., Cobleskill. A private funeral service will be held for the family with burial in Cobleskill Rural Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Marathon For a Better Life, PO Box 268, Warnerville, NY 12187.

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November 8, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Mereness-Putnam Funeral Home
171 Elm Street
Cobleskill, NY 12043


Marathon For a Better Life
PO Box 268, Warnerville NY 12187

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