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Ismael (Izzy) Laffosse, Jr.

November 12, 1953 ~ April 17, 2022 (age 68)


A Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, June 25,2022 at 3:00 PM

The American Legion L.L. Tillman Post 900,

9 Eckerson Avenue, Akron, NY 14001

Ismael (Izzy) Laffosse Jr., passed away on Sunday April 17, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Lockport, NY on November 12, 1953 to the late Ismael Sr. and Elizabeth (Clark) Laffosse.

He attended Akron Central High School and then went on to serve his country honorably in the United States Navy, where he worked on submarines. He worked most of his life as an electrician and retired from University of Buffalo in 2010. Izzy loved everything about motorcycles, he has taken many bikes from a bare frame to a completed finished motorcycle.

Izzy is survived by his loving wife of over 44 years Katherine (Kron) Laffosse; beloved father of Carrie (Paul) Cooper, Angel (Isaac) Ware, and Ismael L. Laffosse; cherished brother of John (Mary) Laffosse; proud grandfather of Matthew Cooper, Ryan Cooper, America Ware, Zuiela Ware, Joseph Laffosse and Zachary Laffosse. He is also survived by nephews Michael (Jessica) Laffosse and John (Samantha) Laffosse along with several great nephews.

A Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday, June 25,2022 at the American Legion L.L.Tillman Post 900, 9 Eckerson Avenue, Akron, NY at 3:00 PM.


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