Susan Colavecchia

Susan Colavecchia, 73, of Ellwood City, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the Brighton Rehabilitation and Wellness Center in Brighton Township.

Born on July 23, 1945 in Cervino Caserta, Italy, Susan was the beloved daughter of the late Giacomo and Alfonsina Vigliotti Razzano.  Susan worked at both PNC Bank and ESB, later WesBanco, as a teller and loan officer.  She retired from WesBanco as an assistant manager.  A very active member of Holy Redeemer Parish, Susan was also a member of the Ellwood City Hospital Auxiliary, the Ellwood City Festival Committee, the March of Dimes and the Carpenter’s Project.  She loved to cook and bake and also enjoyed gardening, but Susan absolutely lived for her grandsons.

Susan is survived by her husband, Joseph Colavecchia, whom she married on June 29, 1963, her four children; Frank Colavecchia of Canonsburg, PA, Bruno Colavecchia of Bethesda, MD, Giuseppina “Pina” (David) Ciccone of Hopewell Township and Joseph (Lindsey) Colavecchia of Keller, TX, 7 grandsons; Rocco (Nicole) Colavecchia, Joey Colavecchia, Gino Colavecchia, Marco Colavecchia, Angelo Colavecchia, Nicholas (Chalina) Ciccone and Santino Ciccone, 2 great-grandsons, Braxton and Nico, a sister & brother-in-law, Mary Grace (Salvatore) D’Addio of Ellwood City and a brother, Francesco “Frank” Razzano of Ft. Myers, FL and her grand-puppy, Bo-Bo.

Friends will be received on Sunday, May 5, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the Joseph A. Tomon, Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 97 Grim Avenue, Ellport.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, May 6, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Holy Redeemer Church with Fr. Mark Thomas.  Entombment will follow in Assumption Mausoleum at Holy Redeemer Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in Susan’s name to March of Dimes: Donation Processing Center, PO Box 18819, Atlanta, Georgia 31126.

Susan’s family would like to extend their appreciation to Brighton Rehab for their kind and compassionate care.  A special thanks to Susan’s dear nephews, Andre, Jack and David D’Addio for their continuous loving support.


Chris MacDonald

2019-05-03 12:08:56

To the family of Sue - i am so sorry to hear of your loss. She was a wonderful person, and will be missed by many. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this time.

Carolyn Adamcyk

2019-05-01 20:31:58

Pina, my heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family on the passing of your beloved mother.

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