He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Barbara Mildred (Ryan) DiFabio, daughters, Marci (Vincent) Matthews of Sutersville and Trudi Di Fabio of Homestead, grandson, Vincent Paul Matthews, great-granddaughter, Avery Taylor Matthews, and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Josie, Mary, Margaret, and Evelyn and brothers, Tony, Johny, and Ancey. Friends are welcome Monday, June 20, 2022 from 6-8 pm and Tuesday, June 21, 2022 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 10 am at Faith Lutheran Church, White Oak. The Rev. Michael Ryan will be officiating. Interment with Military Honors will follow at the West Newton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith Lutheran Church at 1656 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 or the McKeesport-White Oak Kiwanis Club. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published June 20, 2022.