Lillian M. Aromatorio, 86, of Allen Court, Wampum, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at UPMC Jameson Hospital following a brief illness.
Born May 16, 1931, in New Castle, she was the daughter of the John and Rose George Saad. She married Angelo Aromatorio of Wampum on April 24, 1954, and was blessed with over 63 years of marriage.
Lillian graduated from New Castle High School in 1950. She was a member of the former St. Monica Church in Wampum and a current member of Holy Redeemer Church in Ellwood City.
She worked for many years as a bookkeeper for several local businesses. Lillian was a deeply spiritual person. Her faith guided her life, and her love of family and friends defined it. She loved to cook and the fellowship that she shared with those that enjoyed her food gave her great joy. Lillian was a most precious member of her family as well as a great friend to all she touched.
In addition to her husband, Angelo, survivors include two sons, Dr. George Aromatorio of New Castle and David (Maryellen) Aromatorio of Evans City; brother, Francis Saad of West Middlesex; five grandchildren, Matthew, Jonathan (Kristin), Julia, Jenelle and Marcus Aromatorio; two great-grandchildren, MacKenna and Calvin; and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Florence Henderson, and two brothers, Alex and Charles Saad.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday, Nov. 6, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Marshall Funeral Home, 341 Main St., Wampum. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at Holy Redeemer Church on Tuesday at 10 a.m. with Rev. Father Mark Thomas officiating. Entombment will follow in Holy Redeemer Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions may be made to donor's favorite charity.
Online condolences may be offered at marshallsfh.com.
Published on November 5, 2017