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 Dominic R Pizzola

Dominic R Pizzola

Birth
Scottdale, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 3 Nov 2012
Neffsville, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 100121562 · View Source
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Dominica R. Pizzola, age 95, died Saturday, November 3, 2012 at Brethren Village, Lancaster, where he had been a guest for the past one month. Born in Scottdale, PA he was the son of Francis and Mary Antomia Gaietta Pizzola and husband of the late Mildred Ridinger Pizzola.

After his schooling in Scottdale he relocated to Lancaster to join his sister Rose. He began employment at Barry & Zecher Co. as an apprentice machinist. He later became employed by Dewalt Products until his entrance into the U.S. Navy in 1945. While serving he received the American Theater Ribbon and a Victory Medal. After his discharge he was employed by Business Press and retired from Intell Printing in 1982.

Dominic was a yearly participant in the Senior Games and was most proud of his many ribbons. He was a member of Covenant United Methodist Church where he served as an usher and was former president of his Sunday school class. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and square dancing.

He is survived by his son-in-law, Robert J. Kemp, husband of Dorie of Lancaster, PA and foster daughter, Shirley Bard, Leola, PA, his close friend, Annie Cebula, 4 grandchildren, and 15 great grandchildren. He is also survived by a brother, Tony Pizzola of York, PA. In addition to his wife, he was predeceased by a daughter, Carol A. Kemp who died in 2005 and many brothers and sisters.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Dominic's Celebration of Life Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at the Covenant United Methodist Church, 110 N. Mulberry St. (corner of W. Orange and Mulberry) Lancaster, with the Reverend Theodore C. Mefferd officiating. The family will greet friends at the church from 10:00 a.m. until time of Service. Interment in Riverview Burial Park. Please omit flowers, Memorials in Dominic's name may be made to Hospice and Community Care, 685 Good Drive, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604 or www.hospiceandcommunitycare.org.

Arrangements by The Groffs Family Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc Lancaster, Pa 17603 www.thegroffs.com

(Lancaster Sunday News 11/4/2012)


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  • Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100121562
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dominic R Pizzola (unknown–3 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100121562, citing Riverview Burial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Donna Butler Sheaffer (contributor 46777676) .