Poland – Private services were held by Pastor Rusty Wills and Military Honors were performed at Lake Park Cemetery for Patsy F. Ciccotelli 91, who passed away at his residence Saturday, April 25, 2020.
Patsy was born April 14, 1929 in Youngstown, Ohio, a son of Michael and Josephine Ross Ciccotelli.
He was a lifelong area resident and went to grade school at the Wood Street School in Youngstown, and was a former member of St. Columba Cathedral. He was a veteran of the United States Army stationed in Okinawa, where he controlled the movie entertainment at the Ernie Powell Theater for fellow service members. Patsy received the Occupation Medal of Japan. He worked as a welder at GATX in Masury, PA and JJ Ornamental Iron. He was especially proud of creating stair cases at the Tuscany Estates and the Poland Library, and for family members. He loved to boat and fish with his grandchildren, traveling to Virginia Beach, and working in his yard and garden.
He leaves one son Daniel P. Ciccotelli of Boardman, OH; two daughters Patricia (Nick) DePinto of Poland, OH, Virginia (Bob) Curtis of Campbell, OH; one brother Bill (Mary Jo) Ciccotelli of Liberty, OH; two sisters Judy (Bill) Holcomb of Poland, OH, Linda (Bruce) Woods of Austintown, OH; eight grandchildren Nick (Jennifer) DePinto, Deana (Matt) May, Melissa (Joe C) Sexton, Christine (Chris) Vanvakis, Robert (Ashley) Curtis, P.J. Parise, Andrea Parise, Danielle Ciccotelli; 11 great-grandchildren and 4 great–great grandchildren; sister-in-laws Lucille Gray of Boardman, OH, Marlene Gray of Youngstown, OH, Tina Gray of Hubbard, OH, Gwen Ciccotelli of North Olmstead, OH, Barb Ciccotelli of Columbus, OH and brother-in-law Bob Gray of Hubbard, OH.
Patsy was preceded in death by his wife, the former Donna J. Gray, his parents, one daughter Sandra “De De” Parise; three brothers Tony (Charlotte) Ciccotelli, Bob Ciccotelli and Michael Ciccotelli, five sisters Carol (John) French, Clara (Louis) Venditti, Violet Ciccotelli, Dolly (Daryl) Merrill, Gloria “Tootsie” Ciccotelli; a grandson Joseph Parise; brother-in-laws Pat (Gladys) Gray, Jim Gray, Nickie Gray and sister-in-law Mary Lou (Rich) Amey, also father and mother-in-law James and Virginia Gray.
Arrangements by Clemente Funeral Home in Struthers, Ohio.
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