Deborah (Debbie)'s Story
Deborah "Debbie" Dellaverson D'Altorio, 59, of Boardman, Ohio, passed away the evening of Thursday, April 12, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. She was at peace and surrounded by loved ones when she passed.
Debbie was born May 18, 1958, in New Castle.
Debbie was married for 34 years to John R. D'Altorio Sr. They were married on July 15, 1984.
Debbie attended and was a member of St. Luke's Parish in Youngstown, Ohio, where she also taught Sunday school.
She was a graduate of New Castle High School, class of 1976, where she was a cheerleader.
Debbie retired in 1998 after 22 years with Baltimore Life Insurance Company in New Castle.
Debbie was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. Debbie enjoyed hosting and cooking for her family and friends.
Debbie was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. Debbie loved arts and crafts and frequently attended Paint and Sips.
Debbie enjoyed relaxing on her front porch during thunderstorms and bird watching on sunny days. She liked to name the numerous hummingbirds that would visit the many feeders she left out for them.
Debbie loved her many pets, which included dogs, birds, guinea pigs, fish and reptiles. When Debbie was not floating on her blue raft in the pool, she could be found burning her favorite scented candles and reading a true crime novel or collecting her crops on FarmVille.
She liked to walk through Mill Creek Park. Debbie looked forward to the yearly family trip to Kennywood and didn't mind waiting in line for her favorite roller coasters.
Debbie put others before herself and loved to help anyone in need. Debbie lived her life for her children. Family was most important to her. Debbie consider her friends to be chosen family. Anyone who had the chance of befriending Debbie had a loyal friend for life.
In addition to her husband John, she is survived by her mother and stepfather, Mary Ann and John Morici of New Castle; three children, Anthony J. D'Altorio of Boardman, Ohio, Ciara T. (Brian) Barth of Pittsburgh and Vincenzo J. D'Altorio of Boardman, Ohio; brother, James (Shannon) Dellaverson of New Castle; sister, Janice (Gene) Hall of Columbus, Ohio; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and cousins.
Mrs. D'Altorio was preceded in death by her father, James P. Dellaverson; brother, Anthony Morici; maternal grandparents, Anthony and Florence Cambroto; and paternal grandparents, Sandy and Theresa Dellaverson.
Calling hours will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Rossi Brothers and Lellio Funeral Home, 4442 South Ave, Youngstown, OH 44512.
A procession will leave the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday for St. Luke's Parish, 5235 South Ave., Boardman, OH 44512, where a Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. The Rev. Edward Noga of St. Patrick's Parish will officiate.
The Rite of Committal and burial will be at St. Vitus Cemetery.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Noga Funeral Home Inc., 1142 S. Mill St., New Castle.
Published on April 15, 2018