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Linda (Lewandowski) DiFrancesco

January 11, 1962 ~ December 3, 2021 (age 59)

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Linda DiFrancesco

Lorain - Linda DiFrancesco, 59, passed away with her loving family by her side on Friday, December 3, 2021 at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain, OH.

Linda was born on January 11, 1962 in Lorain, OH to her loving parents, Henry S. and Marcia A. (nee Brzezinski) Lewandowski Sr. She was a graduate of Lorain High School, Class of 1980 and she later received her Associate’s degree from LCCC. Linda especially enjoyed her work as manager at McDonald’s and her time working for Murray Ridge. She married the love of her life, Dale DiFrancesco, on February 16, 2007. Linda was a member of Sacred Heart Chapel in Lorain, OH, and she greatly enjoyed being involved in numerous ministries. She enjoyed playing cards, watching hockey, and she loved and cherished time with her family.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Dale DiFrancesco; mother, Marcia Lewandowski; children, Aaron (Leslie) Haslage, Nathaniel (Jill) Haslage, Elijah (Madelyn) Haslage, Hannah (Rocco) Bevelacqua, Hollybeth Haslage, Heather (Brad) Kirkwood; step children, Nick (Vicky) DiFrancesco, and Katie (Chris) Miller;  siblings, Henry (Beth), Donna, and Andy (Elina); grandchildren, Alex, Colin, Ian, Piper, Jacob; and step grandchildren, Kailey, Paisley, Brinnley, Bryce, Sydney, Brayden, and Brantley.

She was preceded in death by her father, Henry Lewandowski Sr; and her infant brother, Dominic Lewandowski.

Linda’s family will receive family and friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain, OH, (440) 244-1961 on Thursday, December 9, 2021 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM. Closing prayers will be held at the funeral home on Friday, December 10, 2021 at 10:45 AM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Chapel, 4301 Pearl Ave, Lorain, OH 44055, on Friday, December 10, 2021 at 11:30 AM, Fr. William A. Thaden, Pastor, officiating. Christian burial services will immediately follow at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain, OH. Memorial donations may be made in Linda’s memory to Sacred Heart Chapel, 4301 Pearl Ave, Lorain, OH 44055. Online condolences may be shared with the family by using

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December 9, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reidy - Scanlan - Giovannazzo

Closing prayers
December 10, 2021

10:45 AM
Reidy - Scanlan - Giovannazzo

Mass of Christian Burial
December 10, 2021

11:30 AM
Sacred Heart Chapel
4301 Pearl Avenue
Lorain, OH 44055

Interment following Mass of Christian Burial
December 10, 2021

Calvary Cemetery
555 N. Ridge Rd. W.
Lorain, OH 44053


Sacred Heart Chapel
4301 Pearl Ave., Lorain OH 44055

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