Mary Pizatella

Born: Mon., Aug. 22, 1921
Died: Sat., Jun. 4, 2011

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Mary Santore Pizatella, 89, of Fairmont died Saturday night June 4, 2011. She was born in Fairmont on August 22, 1921. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Angela Spatafora Santore.Along with her husband she was co-owner and Secretary/Treasurer of R. S. Pizatella Realtor and Associates, Inc. She was a member of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church, Catholic Daughters of America Court Joan of Arc #341, Sharing and Caring Cancer Survivors Group, an avid WVU football fan, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend.Mary is survived by her husband Richard S. Pizatella, her daughter and son-in-law, Angela and Tony Cipriani of Wellsburg, WV and her grandchildren Anthony Jay and his wife Theresa Cipriani of Los Angeles, CA and Michael Joseph and his wife Stephanie Cipriani of Wellsburg, WV.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son Robert F. Pizatella and a brother Nick Santore.Friends may call at Ross Funeral Home 801 Fairmont Avenue Fairmont on Thursday, June 9, 2011 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated on Friday, June 10, 2011 at 12 o'clock noon at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church with the Reverend Father Robert Perriello as Celebrant. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.Catholic Daughters Court Joan of Arc #341 will hold a ritual service at 3:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon at the funeral home. A vigil service will be held Thursday evening at 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church 407 Jackson Street Fairmont, WV 26554 or Fairmont General Hospital Foundation 1325 Locust Avenue Fairmont, WV 26554, Attn: Frank Pulice, Jr. Condolences may be sent to the family at

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Chris & MaryEllen

Dear Grandpa Richard & Ang, We are so sorry for your loss. Grandma Mary was a wonderful person, and we will all miss her kindness. Love, MaryEllen & Chris

Vicki Nichols

Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Marion County senior Citizens.

Tom / Brenda & Hilary

Ange Deepest sympathy and prayers from our family to yours. God bless you and your family in this time of grief.

Don and Donna Metz

Richard, Angela, Tony and Family, We were so sorry to hear that Mary had passed away. She was one of our favorite people, and she will always be remembered with love and admiration. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Love, Donnie, Donna and Family

Rod and Rosemary

Dear Angela and Mr. Pizatella, Please know that your mother and wife is at rest without pain and anxiety. She probably has a pot of sauce already started. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Rod and Rosemary

Howard & Kathy Armstrong

Ang: We were so sorry to hear of the passing of your beloved Mother. No matter the age, it is painful to lose a parent, but I am sure there are many memories that will keep your mom alive in your mind and heart for the rest of your life. You are a real warrior and the love and care you have given your parents is truly admirable. God speed. Howard & Kathy

the coddington's

so sorry to hear of your precious loss. we know how truly special she was to you, and please know that you now have a very special angel on your shoulder. may God keep you in his heavenly arms during your time of sorrow.

Beverley Beveridge

Richard, I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved Mary. Stay strong.

Richard & Pam Ferguson

Richard & Ang, Our thoughts & prayers are with you on the passing of your dear wife and mother, and Ang, you are an angel to many of us. Your mom & dad agree that you are truly a blessing to those of us who know you, dear friend.

Maronee D Townsend

Angela, and family, I'm so sorry to read about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. If I can do anything, please let me know. God Bless!

Joseph M. Mullenbach

Dear Angela, Butch, Mr. Pizatella and grandchildren, You all have my deepest sympathy. You all will be in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Joseph M. Mullenbach and family

Anne Patterson

Dear Mr. Pizatella, I am so sorry to learn of the loss of your beloved wife and companion, Mary. I am out of town and will be unable to attend the visitation and the service, but I wanted you to know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I often think of your kindness to me when I first came to Fairmont. Please know that I am thinking of you and your family now and send sincere condolences. In deepest sympathy, Anne Patterson

Bob and Meg Sundin

Dick, What a wonderful woman. You were so lucky to have her. She always called you "Richard." You both have always been so good to us. After we met you both, we decided to move to Fairmont in 1993. She will really be missed. Love, Bob and Meg

Dr. Walter & Florine Brown

Dick, we are sorry for your loss. She will be greatly missed by all.

Bill and Suzie Watkins, Pittsburgh, PA

To Richard and Family - I am deeply saddened to learn of Mary's passing. She was such a lovely person and I always enjoyed our talks when I came into the office to work on your newspaper advertising. Mary will always have a very special place in my heart. Please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Sally Pulice

Dear Angela, I am so sorry for your loss. I will always remember your Mother's beautiful smile and her kind, caring personality. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

gretchen anthony

Dear Richard, My deepest sympathies to you and your family. I know she was more than a wife and mother, she was a partner in all your endeavors. Cherish her memory as all who knew her will. I will keep you in my thoughts,Gretchen