Lois A. Fiello, 78, of New Castle passed away the morning of Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at the Avalon Nursing Center.
Born in New Castle on July 23, 1939, Lois was a daughter of the late Raymond and Lillian Gardner Hilyard.
Preceding her in death on Dec. 28, 2017, was her loving husband, Patsy Fiello, whom she married on April 8, 1958.
Lois was a member of the First Alliance Church.
She had worked for nearly 20 years as a cafeteria worker for the Lawrence County Career and Technical Center.
Lois cherished being surrounded by her family. She loved cooking for them and always made the holidays special.
Lois was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother, and will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Lois is survived by her children, Chandra Polley and husband, Robert, of New Castle, Patti Fennick and husband, Timothy, of Beaver Falls, Roxanne Perkins and husband, Joseph, of New Castle, Pasquale Fiello Jr. and wife, Michele, of West Pittsburg and Christopher Fiello of New Castle; three brothers, David Hilyard of Mt. Joy, Pennsylvania, and Dwight Hilyard and Daniel Hilyard, both of New Castle; her sister, Thelma Hall of New Castle; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Curtis Hilyard and Charles Hilyard; and her sister, Barbara Rees.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, officiated by Pastor Phillip Harrison of First Alliance Church.
Interment will take place at St. Vitus Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on January 12, 2018