Lorain- Angela Maria (nee:LaBella) Piscione, 89, passed away on Friday, February 24, 2012 at Kingston of Vermilion.
Angela was born January 22, 1923 in Avigliano, Potenza, Italy to her loving parents, Donato and Carmella (nee: Eanniello) LaBella. She later lived in Ripacandida, Potenza, Italy with her first husband, Angelo Martino, who sacrificed his life in WWII during battle while serving in Russia.
She then came to America in December 1954, with her son, Vito, arriving in New York City on the Italian Liner, SS Conte Biancamano. In 1960, she then met and later married, Alex Piscione and in 1961 she gave birth to her daughter, Donna. Angela worked at Lear Romec, St. Peter School and her final and favorite position, as a member of St. Peter Church, she also worked as a cook for the priests at St. Peters Rectory. She was a devoted mother who enjoyed traveling, gardening, crocheting, ceramics and mostly entertaining and cooking for others.
She is survived by her two children, Vito (Ninnetta) Martino of Tinley Park, Chicago and Donna (Jim) Ashton of Sandusky; four grandchildren, Sophia (Marco) Caso, Angelo Martino, Adriano (Michelle) Martino and Mark (Renee) Martino; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Angelo Martino; parents, Donato and Carmella LaBella; husband, Alexander Piscione; brother, Salvatore LaBella; and sister, Assunta Spinazola.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, OH (440) 244-1961 on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 from 4:00 8:00 PM. Closing prayers will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday morning at 8:50 AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 AM, Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at St. Peter Church, 3655 Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH 44053, Fr. Robert Glepko, officiating. Christian burial services will be held at Calvary Cemetery, Lorain, OH. Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.
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