STRUTHERS A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at 11 a.m. at the Christ Our Savior/St. Nicholas Church in Struthers for Attilio DelSignore, 94, who passed away peacefully Friday evening at Maplecrest Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation surrounded by his family.
Attilio was born July 30, 1923, in Elkins, W.Va., a son of Jim and Anna Quattro DelSignore.
He graduated from Struthers High School on June 2, 1942.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II at the Battle of the Bulge in Company 278 Engineer Combat Battalion, earning three Bronze Stars.
Attilio married Elizabeth DeCarlo on Sept. 11, 1948, at St. Anthony Church.
He worked at LTV on the blast furnace and then in security at the Ohio One Building.
He was a member of the Christ Our Savior/ St. Nicholas Church and the St. Anthony Society.
He built the home in which he and his wife raised their family. He also enjoyed gardening, watching the Cleveland Indians and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Attilio leaves his wife, Elizabeth; his daughter Joann Brown of Struthers; three brothers, Rudy (Nancy) DelSignore and Vince (Anita) DelSignore both of Youngstown and Ralph (Terrie) DelSignore of Louisville, Ky.; one sister, Flora Colontonio of Meadows, N.Y.; a sister-in-law Tommi DeCarlo of Boardman; two grandchildren, Kristen (Anthony) Patellis of Poland and Elizabeth DelSignore of Henderson, Nev.; and two great-grandchildren AJ and Lia Patellis.
Attilio was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Jimmy DelSignore; and his brother, Joseph.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations in Attilios name be made to All Caring Hospice, 6715 Tippecanoe Road, Bldg. B Suite 101, Canfield, OH, 44406.
Friends may call one hour prior to the Mass on Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Christ Our Savior/St. Nicholas Church in Struthers.
The family wishes to extend their deep appreciation for the compassionate care given to Attilio by Dr. Alex Vrable, and the staff of Maplecrest Skilled Nursing and All Caring Hospice.
Arrangements handled by the Clemente Funeral Home.
Please visit www.ClementeFuneralHomes.com where this obituary can be viewed and to send condolences.
“Aunt Elizabeth and Joann - We wish to extend our sincerest condolences for both of you and your family with the passing of Uncle Lee. We will always remember him as one of the good guys. May God bless you. John and Judy Richley ”
» John and Judy Richley on April 17, 2018