George M. Lamorella
George M. Lamorella, 98, formerly of Lynn Street passed away the morning of Oct. 22, 2019, at Gracewoods Assisted Living in Niles, Ohio.
Born in New Castle on March 6, 1921, he was a son of the late Vincenzo and Rose Anzalone Lamorella.
George graduated from New Castle High School in the class of 1938.
On April 3, 1948, George married his beloved wife the former Nicolina (Nikki) Mastroianni and she preceded him in death on Oct. 13, 1992.
George had worked for Midwestern Electric Supply Company as office manager for 26 years before retiring in 1983. He also worked part time as a Tax Practioner from 1951 until retiring in 1995.
George was an active member of Holy Spirit Parish, St. Joseph the Worker Church. He had served as head usher and was a past parish council member.
George was member of the CCC and in 1938, he served six months as a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps. in Virginia.
George served his country as a member of the Army from December 1943 to January 1946. He served four months at Camp Lee, Virginia, and 16 months overseas in England and France during World War II. During his time of service, he received the Good Conduct Medal and Victory Medal.
George was a former member of the Eagles Club, AARP, Tax Preparer Association and the past financial secretary for Knights of Columbus Council 512. George also enjoyed bocce and bowling, and played on many of the local leagues.
George is survived by his children, Regina Marich and her husband, Pete, of Warren, Ohio, and Vincent M. Lamorella and his wife, Linda, of New Castle; five grandchildren, Pamela Bowser and her husband, Alan, Brenda Meyer and her husband, Darren, Lisa Fenechi and her husband, Jeremy, Michael Lamorella and his wife, Jacquie, and Justin Lamorella; and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, George was preceded in death by his brother, Joseph Lamorella; and three sisters, Josephine Delillo, Mary Cangiano and Clara Fair.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St.
A procession will leave the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Saturday for a Mass of Christian burial to be celebrated at 10 a.m. at Holy Spirit Parish, St. Joseph the Worker Site. The Rev. Nick Vaskov will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Vitus Cemetery. The New Castle Area Honor Guard will perform military rites at the cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on October 22, 2019

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Dotti Walker
Oct 24, 2019
May our God of Love comfort you during this difficult time......in death we may lose the person we loved but the memories are ours forever!
Barb Augostine Frum
Oct 23, 2019
George was a truly special friend to my family. He is going to be missed. LOVE YOU GEORGIE!!!!!