NILES, Ohio – Angeline L. “Angie” Abruzzo, 92, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Gillette Nursing Home.
She was Born April 30, 1925, in Warren, Ohio the daughter of the late Gioacchino and Lucy Rapone.
She retired from Daffins Candies on Youngstown Road as a sales clerk for 30 years.
Angie was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish (St. James Church) and the Altar and Rosary Society, Warren Scope and the Warren Italian Festival Committee.
She enjoyed traveling, playing cards and cooking.
She is survived by her two sons, Cloyd Abruzzo of Howland and Arthur “Art” (Veronica) Abruzzo of Farmington Hills, Michigan; seven grandchildren, Kim (Seth) Angell, Kelly (Jeremy) Knox, Mark (Hali) Abruzzo, Rachel, Joshua and Jacob Abruzzo and Alyssa (Chris) Richmond and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cloyd A. Abruzzo who she married November 17, 1947 and passed away December 28, 1984; a brother, Angelo Rapone, Sr. and two sisters, Emma Parker and Frances Duck.
A private service will be held Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at the funeral home with Reverend Craig A. McHenry officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Angeline’s name to St Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 2532 Burton Street SE, Warren, Ohio 44484.
Family and friends may visit Peter Rossi and Son Memorial Chapel to sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Abruzzo family.
A television tribute will air Monday, July 17 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.