David E. Lanni

November 10, 1944 - August 23, 2019

Age 74, of Warsaw, passed away peacefully on August 23, 2019 at the Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw.

He was born November 10, 1944 in Warsaw, son of the late John and Doris Clark Lanni. Dave worked for the Town of Warsaw Highway Department for thirty-seven years prior to his retirement in 2013. During that time he served as Highway Superintendent for twenty-five years. He was a member of the Wyoming County Highway Superintendent’s Association and the New York State Town Highway Superintendent’s Association.

Dave had also been a longtime member of the Warsaw Fire Department. He enjoyed being outdoors; camping, hunting and fishing.

Surviving are his wife of twenty-three years, Shirl Lanni, whom he married on October 22, 1995; his children, Lisa (Sam) Thaw of Wethersfield, Mark (Barb) Lanni of Warsaw, Michael Lanni of Gainesville, Kip (Pauline) Lanni of Lillington, NC; grandchildren, Nichole, David, Lyndsey and Jeffrey; great grandchild, Gianna; siblings, Jerry (Sherry) Lanni of Texas, James (Barb) Lanni of Long Island and Joseph Lanni. He was the brother of the late John Lanni.

Friends may call Wednesday, August 28 from 2 – 7 PM at the Robinson & Hackemer Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw where a Fireman’s Memorial service will be held immediately following visitation at 7 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Warsaw Fire Department, PO Box 229, Warsaw, NY 14569.

Important Dates

August 28, 2019 : Calling hours for David E. Lanni - 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM

August 28, 2019 : Fireman’s memorial service for David E. Lanni - 7:00 PM

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Aug 27.19 from Frank and Linda:

We are so very sorry. Memories of working with you both during the fourth are very memorable. Dave was a great man and will be missed by all.  You need anything pleas let us know. Love you Frank and Linda

Aug 26.19 from Lee and Paula:

You’re in our thoughts everyday Shirl, remembering the good times spent in the food tent or having coffee at the shop.  And the big laugh he had just saying hello. RIP Dave

Aug 26.19 from Primo & Alf:

Know that we are thinking of you Wench. If ever you need anything, you know where you can come.
R.I.P. Ginz.

Aug 26.19 from James Gerrard :

My Deepest Sympathies to Shirl and all of the family. Dave was a great man and friend. Rest in Peace my friend.

Aug 25.19 from Lynn Reeves:

So sorry to hear of your loss Shirl. I see an eagle occasionally at my cottage and will think of your husband. We miss you at EDG. Lynn

Aug 25.19 from Rita Wise:

So sorry for your loss Shirl . From all you had told me Dave was a stellar, vital man who had a great sense of humor. God bless him on this journey.

Aug 24.19 from Bonnie Thiers:

Knowing Dave for so many years has been a joy. He was always so friendly and had that big smile that would brighten up your day. I’m so sorry for your loss.

Aug 24.19 from Douglas Daniel & Family:

Sorry for your loss. Dave was a great man and will be truly missed.

Aug 23.19 from Daniel & Noreen Thaw:

Our deepest sympathy to the family of David Lanni.

Aug 23.19 from Joseph L. Coveny:

My deepest sympathy to all of Dave’s family. He was a good friend to me and many others. He will be missed.