Rita D. Borsilli

December 20, 1925 ~ September 28, 2019 (age 93)



A mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 A.M. Thursday October 3, 2109 at St. Dominic Church, Youngstown for Rita D. Borsilli,93, who passed away peacefully to her heavenly home, Saturday morning, September 28, 2019.  Rita was born December 20, 1925 in Youngstown, a daughter of James and Nancy Tesone DeSalvo.  She was a Woodrow Wilson High School graduate and was the bookkeeper at Hume’s Ethan Allen Furniture in Boardman.  Rita was a lifelong member of St. Dominic Church.  Her husband James Robert Borsilli, whom she married Sept 14, 1946, passed away in 1999.  She leaves to cherish her memory a son Jim Borsilli of Peninsula, Ohio, daughter Kathleen (Frank) Coleman of Spring, Texas, grand children Brett Coleman, and Ryan Coleman both of Houston Texas, Hanna (Jeremy) Klein of New Baltimore, Michigan and Clara Borsilli of Stow, Ohio, and a sister in-law Rose Guerriero of Boardman.  Besides her parents and husband, Rita was preceded in death by brothers Henry DeSalvo, Anthony DeSalvo and Michael DeSalvo and a sister Ange Olin.  Friends may call from 9 to 9:50 Thursday at St. Dominic Church, 77 East Lucius Ave., Youngstown.

Arrangements are by the Fox Funeral Home, 4700 Market St. Boardman.

Material Tributes can be made in Rita’s Name to St. Dominic Church.


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Funeral Mass
October 3, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Dominic Church
77 east Lucius
Youngstown, OH 44507

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