Celebrating the life of Lydia J. Sciamanna
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Lydia was born in Camden, NJ, the daughter of the late Adeline and Pasquale DiGiosaffatto.
Lydia devoted her life to creating a loving home for her family. A talented seamstress and wonderful cook, she produced a lifetime of beautiful garments and memorable homemade pasta dinners for the large extended family she loved so much. Lydia will be remembered for her strong faith and greeting everyone with a smile.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Domenic Sciamanna, daughter Joanne McCaffrey, sister Janet Garzarelli and brother Peter DiGiosafatto.
Lydia is survived by her children, Adele Nurek (John), Vincent (Anna), Annette Muth (Bill), Lorraine Jasper (John), and Domenic, Jr. (Bridget); son-in-law, John McCaffrey; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters, Vilma Gatti and Mary Hagge; brother- & sisters-in-law, Romeo Sciamanna (Marlton, NJ), Ada DiAndrea, and Concetta Sciamanna (Italy).
Due to the COVID-19 Virus there will be no public visitation. Private Graveside Services will be held at the Crown Crest Memorial Park in Hyde, at the convenience of the family
The family suggests memorial contributions in memory of Lydia J. Sciamanna may be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital • 501 St. Jude Place • Memphis, TN 38105 or to Shriners Hospitals for Children • Attn: Office of Development • 2900 N. Rocky Point Dr. • Tampa, FL 33607
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chidboyfuneralhome.com.
The Chester C. Chidboy Funeral Home, Inc. of Curwensville is in charge of the arrangements.
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Hyde, PA 16843
Shriners Hospitals for Children
ATTN: Office of Development
Tampa, FL 33607
St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN 38148