The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 3, 2013

Mary E. DiDonato

Star Beacon

SAYBROOK TOWNSHIP — Mary Elizabeth DiDonato, age 96, a resident of Saybrook Landing, Saybrook Township, Ohio, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at the home.

Born Sept. 24, 1916, in Ashtabula, Ohio, she was the daughter of Mike and Susie (Puchan) Woissol. A graduate of Ashtabula High School, Class of 1935, she was a member of the Anita Garabaldi Lodge and Our Lady of Peace Parish.

Mrs. DiDonato enjoyed playing bingo, going to casinos, traveling and cooking for her family.

Survivors include four sons, Robert of Ashtabula, Ronald (Barbara) of Ashtabula, Richard (Darla) of Jefferson and Raymond (Christine) of Orient; 12 grandchildren, Ronald (Kathy), Stephanie (Randy) Jones, Laura (Brian) Scott, Elizabeth (David) Stone, Richelle DiDonato, Melissa (Chris) Bien, Nicole Clark, Cynthia DiDonato, Andrea Argabright, Michael (Julie) DiDonato, Stephanie (John) Chandler and Joy (Don) Patterson; 19 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Elizabeth Porcello; and a sister-in-law, Carol Woissol, and sister-in-law, Helen Woissol Knight.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Michael; a son, Michael; daughter-in-law, JoAnn DiDonato; brothers, Mike, Joseph, John and George; and a sister, Anna Woissol.

Funeral Services will be 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 5th, in Our Lady of Peace Parish, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, where everyone is asked to go directly to the church.

Friends may call TODAY at the GUERRIERO FUNERAL HOME, 1550 W. 19th St. in Ashtabula, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions can be made to Tridia Hospice, 2900 Center Road, Austinburg, Ohio 44010 or Our Lady of Peace Parish.

Arrangements by GUERRIERO FUNERAL HOME, Ashtabula. Obituary and condolences at

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