Mary Louise Diyorio was born in New Castle, Pa. to Nicholas and Theresa DeRosa on April 1, 1923 and passed away in Kingwood, on Monday, March 23, 2009 at the age of 85. Mary married Anthony V. Diyorio on April 25, 1942. The couple moved to Youngstown, Ohio where they raised three daughters. Mary and Anthony remained in Youngstown until 2006 when they chose to move to Kingwood, to live with their daughter. Mary was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She is preceded in death by her three brothers, Palmereno, Anthony and Michael DeRosa. She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Anthony V. Diyorio, three daughters, Carol DePinto (Nick), Josephine Arndt (Richard), Patricia Murdock-Pitts (Michael); sister, Helen Tesone; grandchildren, Michele DePinto-Jacobson (James), Anthony DePinto (Leah), Kimberly Murdock, Christina Murdock, Aric Arndt (Kelli Wilson), Darren Arndt (Heather); great grandchildren, Nicolina, Antonio, Marcello, Nicholas, Isabella, Marissa Jo, Marcella and Omar; and many nieces (especially Teresa Mae Burgo), nephews, in-laws, and numerous other relatives that will dearly miss her. Visitation with the family was Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at Kingwood Funeral Home from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. followed by a Vigil Service. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at 12:30 p.m. at St. Martha Catholic Church, 2302 Oak Shores Dr., Kingwood. Interment followed in the Veteran's Houston National Cemetery. For those desiring, the family suggests memorial contributions to Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, 343 Via Mount Carmel Ave., Youngstown, Ohio 44505. For more information about the life of Mary, to sign the online guestbook, or to share memories of Mary with the family, please visit

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