Mrs. Viola J. Mine, 93, of Ellwood City passed away on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at the UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.
Mrs. Mine was born on September 15, 1925 in Ellwood City to the late Damiano “Domenic” and Bridget (Opiano) Viccari. She is a member of the Holy Redeemer Parish. Viola had worked at Camp Kon-O-Kwee, and Camp Allegheny for many years as a cook. She also was the co-owner and operator of Little D’s gas station in Franklin Twp..
She is survived by her grandson, Domenick DiMaggio, her great-grandchildren, Vincent and Destiny DiMaggio, her sisters, Rosemarie Moser of Franklin Twp., Jean Cummings and Donna Rickert both of Ellwood City, and her brothers, Frank (Delida) Viccari, Domenic A. (Mary Ann) Viccari, Nicholas “Bobby” (Patty) Viccari, and Donald (Sondra) Viccari all of Ellwood City. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband Domenick C. Sayers, her second husband, Domenic A. Mine, her daughter, Ann Marie DiMaggio, her sisters, Elizabeth LaCava, Antoinette Poerio, and Mary Fabian, and her brothers, Philip, Patrick, Anthony, and Ralph Viccari.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 9:00 – 11:30 am at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home, Inc. and Cremation Services. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday at Noon at the Holy Redeemer Church with Father Mark Thomas officiating. Interment will be at the Holy Redeemer Cemetery.