NEW CASTLE, PA. Michael C. Conglose Sr., 93, of 115 Mission Meade Drive, passed away the morning of Oct. 4, 2013, at the Overlook Medical Clinic in New Wilmington.
Born April 20, 1920, in Hillsville, Pa., he was a son of Giovanni Battista and Dorotea Graziano Cangialosi.
He was preceded in death on Feb. 10, 2009, by his wife of 62 years, Gloria Marie Liberatore Conglose, whom he married June 22, 1946.
Michael was a 1938 graduate of New Castle High School and a 1954 graduate of Youngstown State University, where he received his degree in Economics and Business Administration. He served his country for five years during World War II, serving in the U.S. Air Force as a PFC. Michael was employed as an insurance agent and a teacher. He was a member of St. Camillus Church.
Family was his true love in life. He dedicated his time to his wife, children, and grandchildren.
He is survived by two sons, John Buddy (Denise) Conglose of Massillon and Michael C. (Joan) Conglose Jr. of New Castle; two daughters, Gloria J. (Robert) Scarazzo of Fresno, Calif and Michele S. (Gary) Gatto of South Burlington, Vt.; one brother, James Conglose of Athens, Ga.; six grandchildren, Robert M. Scarazzo, Kristie Haydu, Damian Conglose, Jenna M. Copper, Michael J. Conglose and John C. Conglose; and one great-grandchild, Gianna Marie Copper.
In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Joseph, John, Carmen and Frank Conglose; and one sister, Angela Schiavane.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road, New Castle.
A funeral procession will leave the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. for St. Camillus Church, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Father Thomas Lewandowski will be officiating.
Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Michael C. Conglose Sr. Scholarship at YSU, Office of University Development, One University Plaza, Youngstown, OH 44555.
Visit www.cunninghamfh.com to view this obituary and to send online condolences.