2017-11-08 / Obituaries

Cecilia I. Savino


Cecilia Irene Savino, 98, of Berkeley Springs, died Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at The Berkeley Springs Center.

Born August 23, 1919 in Rutland, Vt., she was the daughter of the late Angelo and Mary Romano DeLauri.

She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.

She attended catholic parochial schools in Vermont and had been a homemaker for most of her life.

She was a member of the ladies’ auxiliary of the Whitestone Community VFW Post #4787 in Whitestone, N.Y.

She liked sewing, cooking and embroidery.

Surviving are her children, Anna Olzerowicz, Norwalk, Conn. and Marguerite Fischer, Berkeley Springs and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rocco Savino on December 11, 2012; three sisters, Genevieve DeLauri, Carmella Savino and Marguerite “Marge” King and four brothers, John, Anthony, Francis and Michael De- Lauri.

Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 10 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Liberty and S. Washington streets, Berkeley Springs with Rev. Fr. Leonard A. Smith as celebrant. Interment will be private.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs, the Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions can be made to The Building Fund of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, P.O. Box 634, Berkeley Springs, WV 25411.

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