January 22, 2009
Mr. Appollonia was born in Jersey City on September 27, 1942 to the late Michael Appollonia, Sr. and Sarah Purdy Appollonia. He married the former Mary Louise Petrianni on November 8, 1970 and had been employed as a custodian for the Kingston Consolidated Schools. He enjoyed painting ceramic statues and assemblying model cars.
Mike is survived by his wife, Mary Louise Petrianni Appollonia and his three sons: Thomas (Cassandra) Appollonia, Christopher (Sylvia) Appollonia, and Michael Appollonia III; granddaughter Isabeya Appollonia; sister Angelina Pullilli of Catskill in addition to several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by three brothers: Arthur, Anthony, and Lester Appollonia as well as sister Joanne Sawyer.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 26, 2009 at 11 a.m. in the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill with interment following in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Friends and relatives are invited to call at the funeral home on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.