Ann Patricia Marino, 88, formerly of New Castle, passed away the afternoon of Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at Heritage Hall Rehabilitation Center in Leesburg, Virginia.
She was born Dec. 7, 1929, in New Castle, a daughter of the late Andrew and Suzanna Zidow Sojack.
On June 30, 1951, she married her former spouse, John Marino. He preceded her in death on Oct. 4, 2016.
Mrs. Marino was of Roman Catholic faith.
She was a graduate of New Castle High School, class of 1948.
Mrs. Marino will be remembered by her family as a loving mother and grandmother.
Ann loved to sew for her family. She was a member of the Slovak Catholic Sokols, Ladies Pennsylvania Slovak Catholic Union and the Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxillary Post 455.
Ann also enjoyed attending church and participating in church related activities.
Surviving are her two daughters, Shirley Kazdal and husband, Gregory, of South Riding, Virginia, and Roxanne Oswald and husband, John, of Huntingdon, Pennsylvania; and three grandchildren, Alex Kazdal of South Riding, Sean Oswald of Waterfall, Pennsylvania, and Maureen Oswald of Altoona, Pennsylvania.
In addition to her parents and former husband, John, she was preceded in death by a son, Joey Marino; and a sister, Mary Matthews.
Calling hours will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the Noga Funeral Home Inc., 1142 S. Mill St.
A blessing service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday following visitation at the funeral Home. Seminarian Matthew Hawkins of St. Vitus Parish will officiate.
Burial will take place at St. Vitus Cemetery.
Online condolences may be viewed or offered by visiting nogafuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requests that donations be made to the American Diabetes Association in Ann's memory.
Published on January 12, 2018