Mary Donofrio

Obituary of Mary Donofrio

Mary (Constantino) Donofrio Age 104, of Swissvale, PA, on November 8, 2020. Born in Naples, Italy, on May 28, 1916, and immigrated to the United States at age 10. Beloved wife of the late Gaetano Donofrio, to whom she was married for 73 years; mother of the late Anthony N. Donofrio and surviving spouse Patricia, and of Linda D. Jacobs and husband Stephen; sister of the late Louis, Leo, Jean, and Alfonso, and surviving sister Ann; loving grandmother of six; great-grandmother of ten; and great-great-grandmother of two; dear "Aunt Mary" to many beloved nieces and nephews. She was active in her church for many years, serving as the President of the Altar Society of Madonna del Castello and President of the Holy Rosary Society. She was famous for her fried dough at the church bazaar for many summers, and was a lifelong member of the Italian Sons and Daughters of America. She never let anyone leave her house hungry, always treating friends and family to generous amounts of pasta and meatballs, and everything in between. Viewing and service are private. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME, INC., 7441 Washington St., Swissvale. www.niedfuneralhome.com.
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