Livia “Lil” Biello Obituary

January 4, 2018 Obituary

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VIENNA, Ohio – Livia “Lil” Biello, 92 of Vienna, died Thursday evening, January 4, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown.

She was born January 7, 1925 in Youngstown the daughter of the late John and Domnica Badila.

She was a lifetime area resident, moving with her husband to Vienna in 1966.

Lil was a graduate of Wilson High School.

After graduation, she worked for Isaly’s Dairy in Youngstown. She was a dedicated homemaker all of her married life but had worked in the cafeteria at JFK High School as a cook, at Biviano’s Carpet and for many years at Mollica’s Catering.

Lil was a 50-year member of St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Vienna.

She enjoyed crafts, especially making dolls and seasonal crafts and needlepoint. She loved feeding the birds and loved animals.

Lil is survived by two sons, Edward (Christine) Biello of Vienna and Joseph Biello of Columbus; one grandson, Anthony Q. Biello of Vienna and one granddaughter, Dawn M. Biello of Warren.

Her husband, Joseph George Biello, whom she married July 7, 1950, preceded her in death in 1984. One brother, John Badila and four sisters, Ann Malesky, Mary Justice, Helen Pipenur and Virginia Nord have also preceded her in death.

The funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Vienna, where the family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. The Rev. Frank Zanni will celebrate the Mass.

Burial will be at Vienna Township Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the memorial fund at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Vienna.

Arrangements were entrusted to Lane Family Funeral Homes, Madasz Chapel in Brookfield. Online condolences may be made to the family at