Marie T. Monico


Marie T. Monico, 91, formerly of Girard, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at the Victoria House in Austintown, Ohio.
Marie was born on Sept. 7, 1927, in Palena, Chieti, Abryzzo, Italy, a daughter of Gaetano and Lucia (Ferrara) Colaiacovo.
Marie had previously worked at Shenango Pottery and Ramada Inn, but for most of her life, she devoted her time to her family as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
She was a member of St. Rose Church, a former member of the Catholic Women's Club and enjoyed reading in her spare time.
She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Thomas (Rita) Monico of Henderson, Nevada, Gary (Kelly) Monico of Farmington, Michigan, and Karen (Randy) Monico Gleason of Missouri City, Texas; her sister, Chris Lutz of New Castle; her brother, Harry (Joyce) Colaiacovo of New Castle; grandchildren, Daniel (Jamie) Monico, Angela (David) Rapone and Tony Monico; and her great-grandchildren, Gia Monico, Ava Monico and Vincenzo Rapone.
Besides her parents, Marie was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony L. Monico Jr., whom she married July 15, 1950, and he died on December 27, 1986; her twin sister, Philomena Elisco; sisters, Helen Amodie and Clara Staph; and her brother, Benito Colaiacovo.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at noon Friday, July 19, 2019, at St. Rose Church, where the family will receive relatives and friends from 11 a.m. until the time of service.
Marie will be laid to rest at Girard City Cemetery, next to her husband, Anthony.
The family suggests any memorial contributions be made to St. Rose Church.
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Ron Gaydos
Jul 17, 2019
Tom,Gary & Karen. I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. I have so many good memories of spending time with all of you in Girard. I always think about how she had to deal with my picky eating habits. I am much better now. Gary I would love to reconnect with you and catch up on what has been going on in our lives. My cell number is 412-370-3537 and my email is would enjoy hearing from you.
Rick and Mariann Staph
Jul 16, 2019
This was a beautiful person that loved her family, friends and life. Rest in GOD's arms Aunt Marie, Rick and I will miss you.