YOUNGSTOWN – Magdalene F. Pesa, 100, passed away at Briarfield Manor Assisted Living Center on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017.
Magdalene was born Nov. 22, 1916, in Youngstown, Ohio (Mahoning County) the daughter of the late John and Nancy (Orofino) Zucco.
She graduated from Ursuline High School in Youngstown, OH.
She was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Basilica.
Her recent love had been playing cards, bingo and trips to casinos.
Her husband, Nick W. Pesa, whom she married Nov. 6, 1940, died Feb. 5, 1993.
She leaves behind her son, Robert Pesa; three grandchildren, Richard Pesa and Sharyn Esposito, both of Denver and Michael Pesa of Baltimore; two great-grandchildren, Logan and Cassity Esposito; and a sister, Rose Tallerino of Youngstown; as well as many loving nieces, nephews and many other friends.
Besides her parents and husband; sons James and Edward; two sisters, Theresa Langenheim and Martha Rella; and three brothers Peter, Prosper and Salvadore Zucco preceded her in death.
Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Kirila Funeral Home Inc., 258 Poland Ave. in Struthers,OH.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Basilica
Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.