|Birth: ||Jul. 5, 1919|
|Death: ||Sep. 6, 2012|
A funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday for Thomasina "Tommy" T. Petricini, a resident for 12 years of John XXIII Home, Hermitage, formerly of Franklin Street in Sharpsville. She passed away peacefully at 6:05 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, in John XXXIII Home. She was 93.
Mrs. Petricini was born July 5, 1919, in Farrell to Joseph and Frances Flagnelli Trunzo.
She attended Farrell schools and was a homemaker.
As a lifetime member of St. Bartholomew's Church in Sharpsville, Mrs. Petricini belonged to the Altar Rosary Society and St. Olivia Society. She was also a member of the Sharpsville Woman's Club and the Volunteer Fire Department Women's Auxiliary in Weirton, Pa.
She served as a volunteer at Gilmary Catholic School for Girls in Coraopolis, Pa., and was a Brownie and Girl Scout leader in Sharpsville.
Thomasina enjoyed playing bridge, golf and traveling; she enjoyed casino trips and especially enjoyed visiting her sister in California. Her favorite vacation place was Disneyland in California, where she had a name plate on the Walk of Magical Memories.
Her husband, John Petricini, whom she married July 5, 1941, passed away June 7, 1982.
Thomasina is survived by a daughter, Frances Kusmus and her husband Stephen, Sharpsville; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a son, John M. Petricini; and two sisters, Mary Ann Trunzo and Kathryn Michels.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Bartholomew's Church, 311 W. Ridge Ave., Sharpsville, PA 16150; John XXIII Home, 2250 Shenango Valley Freeway; or Sharon Regional Health System Hospice, 2320 Highland Road, both Hermitage, PA 16148.
Mrs. John (Thomasina "Tommy" T.), 93, Hermitage, formerly of Franklin Street, Sharpsville.
Calling hours: Noon to time of service Tuesday (9-11-12) in Roncalli Center of John XXIII Home, 2250 Shenango Valley Freeway, Hermitage. An online guestbook may be signed at www.donaldsonmohney.com
Service: Funeral Mass at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the center with the Rev. John S. Lynch, retired priest, as celebrant.
Interment: St. Mary's Cemetery, Hermitage.
Saint Marys Cemetery
Created by: Andrea Grega
Record added: Sep 07, 2012
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