Lydia Krupnik-Wizba

June 20, 1924 - January 17, 2014

06/20/1924 - 01/17/2014

Lydia Krupnik-Wizba, 89 of Shadyside, OH died Friday, January 17, 2014 at the Shadyside Care Center.

She was born June 20, 1924 in Delmont, PA a daughter of the late Emidio and Theresa Di Nardo Giannangeli.

Lydia was a clerk for the former Minerva’s Dress Shop of Bellaire, OH, a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She will be forever loved and sadly missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband Ernest John Krupnik in 1995; her second husband Albert J. Wizba in 2012; one brother, Dominic Giannangeli; and one sister, Louise Giannangeli; and a grandson, Jim Mowery.

Surviving are three daughters, Mary Ellen Cecil Davis of Overland Park, KS, Theresa James Mowery of Shadyside and Patricia John Modra of Powhatan Point, OH; a sister, JoAnn Harper of Bellaire; seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandson.

Friends will be received Monday from 1-4 & 6-8 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside with a Vigil Service at 7:45 pm.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated Tuesday 10 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Fr. Samuel R. Saprano as celebrant. Burial will follow in Powhatan Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church 350 East 40th Street Shadyside, OH 43947.

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Martha F
7 years ago

Patty: May God be with you and your family.

Tom & Vicky Krupnik
7 years ago

Please forgive in advance my lack of appearance at the funeral services. I am simply not a funeral home person.

Know though, that I genuinely loved and respected Aunt Lydia. She was such a wonderful and caring person. An ” Angel on Earth ” who is now an ” Angel in Heaven”.

Dana & Curtis Workman
7 years ago

Theresa and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. May you be comforted in knowing how wonderful your memories will serve you and how truly blessed all of you are to have had your Mother for all of her years……God Bless You

Gene & Sheila Kissell
7 years ago

Theresa and Patty,

We are saddened by the news of your mom’s passing. Our heart felt condolences to you and your family.

Gene and Sheila

7 years ago

Theresa, May God bless you and your family at this difficult time. I remember seeing your Mom at Mass every Sunday with you and your sisters. May your beautiful memories of your Mom bring you comfort.

Dottie and Mario Busack