Leonarda Nonna Scagliozzi
Lorain- Leonarda Nonna Scagliozzi, 96, passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at Community Health Partners, Lorain, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on June 28, 1914 in Bovino, Italy to her parents, Giuseppe and Carmela Masciello. Nonna came to America in 1963 to join with her daughter, Vincenza, and to help raise her grandchildren.
She was a member of St. Peter Church in Lorain. Nonna enjoyed cooking, gardening, singing and spending time with her grandchildren, especially her great-granddaughter, Adrianna Anna.
She is survived by her devoted daughter who lovingly cared for her, Vincenza (Michael) Verde; dear grandchildren, Teresa (Fred) Kopa, Frank Verde, Lisa (Scott) Cole and Dina (Adrian) Velez; and her cherished great grandchildren, Christina, Lauren and Brett Kopa, Joshua and Taylor Cole and Adrianna Velez.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Francesco Scagliozzi; and her parents, Giuseppe and Carmela Masciello.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, (440)244-1961 on Saturday, July 31, 2010 from 9:00 AM until closing prayers at the funeral home at 10:20 AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, July 31, 2010 at St. Peter Church,