Date of birth: March 23, 1923, in Elkins, W.Va.
Parents: The late Frank and Verna Chechitelli.
Siblings: Enis Canale and John and Orlando Chechitelli, are deceased.
Spouse: The late James Avona, whom she married in June 1941 in Elkins.
Children: James Avona of Boardman and Elizabeth Rieser of Girard.
Employment: She is a homemaker.
Memberships: St. Rose Church, Red Hatters and Girard Multi-generational center.
Celebration: Her birthday was celebrated at the home of her son and his wife in Boardman with friends and family attending.
Other information: She enjoys playing cards, dancing, listening to Italian music, crocheting and playing with her dog, Gizzy.