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Emily L. (Bodine) Lamark ValenziDecember 16, 1922 ~ April 7, 2017 (age 94)
Emily (Bodine) Lamark Valenzi, had a quiet, kind and gentle nature. She was a Sewickley resident since 2005, formerly of Coraopolis and passed away on Friday, April 7, 2017 at Vincentian Home at the age of 94. She was born in Coraopolis Heights on December 16, 1922 to the late Frank and Marietta (Pozzetti) Bodine. She was preceded in death by her spouses, Louis Lamark and Louis Valenzi, brother Anthony Bodine, sisters Catherine Lutz and Natalie "Nettie" Hasper, and son-in-law Jim Toscano. Beloved mother of Mary Toscano of Alexandria, VA and Christine (Antony) Papapietro of Bonita CA; step-mother of Richard (Antoinette) Valenzi of Walnut Creek, CA; Ralph Valenzi, Louis S. (Maureen) Valenzi, and Ellen (Larry) Hermes all of Sewickley; cherished grandmother of 5 and 8 step-grandchildren; sister-in-law of Bernie Hasper of Tempe, AZ; also numerous nieces and nephews. A head cheerleader for Moon High School, she was a 1941 graduate. Emily, a former Christian Mother, was a devoted member of St. James Church and their 55 + Club. Emily had been a beautician for Boggs and Buhls Department Store and the Cafeteria Manager for St. Joseph School. Visitation Monday (April 17) and Tuesday (April 18) 2-4, 7-9 at Copeland`s Sewickley, 702 Beaver St. with prayers on Wednesday (April 19) at 9:30 AM followed by Mass at 10 AM at St. James Church. Father Thomas J. Burke will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Moon Township. Family suggests donations in her name to Choir Fund c/o St. James Church, 200 Walnut St., Sewickley, PA 15143.Emily`s second family, who loved her dearly, was the staff of Vincentian Home and we would like to extend our thanks for their professional and compassionate care this past year.
Choir Fund c/o St. James Church
200 Walnut St., Sewickley PA 15143