Virginia A. “Dee” (Cicero) Bonasso, age 92, of Carolina, passed away peacefully on May 11, 2018, leaving many family, friends, and loved ones to cherish her memory.
Dee was born November 4, 1925, in Clarksburg, and relocated to Carolina in 1946.
Wife of 68 years to the late Jack Bonasso; she is survived by her seven children, Jack, Linda (Charles) Jones, JoAnn Rengers, Robert (Diane), Daniel (Janice), Annette (Jeff) Ellyson, and Maria (James) Bluestone; grandchildren Jennifer (Dave) Pulice, Amy (Scott) Tingler, Francis (Rachel) Rengers, Danielle (Ron) Sparks, Josiah (Katie) Rengers, Emily (Israel) Rengers, Robert (Grazia) Bonasso, Jr., Corey (Eva) Bonasso, Laura (Josef) Bonasso, Rachel Ellyson, Leah Ellyson, Dane Bluestone, and Elyse Bluestone; 10 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Mary Galasso.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister, Frances Lopez.
Dee will be remembered for keeping an eternally young and giving heart. She loved and encouraged a large, multigenerational circle of family and friends, and fed everyone who came to her “house above the store.”
The family will receive friends at Domico Funeral Home, from 1-8 p.m., on Monday, May 14 and from 10-11 a.m., on Tuesday, May 15, with the funeral services to follow with the Rev. Josiah Rengers officiating. Entombment will follow at Shinnston Memorial Cemetery.