Calogera “Lina” Donisi

Calogera “Lina” Donisi,

81, of the Heritage Park

Rehab & Skilled Nursing,

died at 6:10 a.m. Saturday

(April 6, 2013) in the nursing facility.

She was born in Canicatti,

Sicily, on June 5, 1931,

the daughter of Vincenzo

and Anna Carlino Donisi.

As a young child, Lina

was a seamstress and later

owned a bakery in Sommatino,

Sicily. She arrived in

the United States in 1970

and was a communicate of

St. James Catholic Church.

She loved to cook and

sew, and she dearly loved

her grandchildren.

Lina is survived by two

sons: Angelo (Sally) Donisi

and Vince (Nicole) Donisil;

and a daughter, Lillian

Wilber; eight grandchildren:

Lina (Timothy) Scoma,

Gioachino “Johnny”

Donisi, Rosario Donisi,

Antonietta Donisi, Gioachino

V. Donisi, David Donisi

and Claudia Wilber, all of

Jamestown, and Royce MacIntyre,

stationed with the

US Air Force in Tampa,

Fla.; a brother, Joseph (Sue)

Donisi; and a sister, Maria

(Joe) Immordino, Jamestown.

She was preceded in

death by her husband,

Gioachino Donisi, whom

she married on April 29,

1961, in Sommatino, Sicily,

and who died on Nov.

25, 2007.

A Mass of Christian

Burial will be celebrated at

10 a.m. Tuesday in St.

James Catholic Church.

The Rev. Darrell G. Duffy,

pastor, will be the celebrant.

Burial will be in Holy

Sepulchre Cemetery.

Friends will be received

today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

in the Hubert Funeral Home

and Cremation Services

where a Christian Wake

Service will be held at 8:30


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