Sylvia Kelly Damiano


Sylvia R. "Toppy" Kelly Damiano, 90, formerly of Coaltown, Butler County, and Grove City, passed away in Concordia of Cranberry, Mars, following a period of declining illness.
Toppy was born in Keister, Butler County on May 15, 1928, to Burton H. and Sadie P. (Kelly) Thompson. She married Jesse L. Kelly in 1948; he preceded her in death in 1982. Toppy later married Joseph F. Damiano in 1987; he preceded her in death in 2016.
She was a homemaker and formerly was employed by Allegheny Valley Schools. Toppy was a member of the Church of The Nazarene, Grove City.
She is survived by two children, Patrick Damiano, Asheville, N.C., and Jon Damiano, Richmond, Va.; a daughter-in-law, Lorrie Roxberry, Slippery Rock; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents; both husbands; a son, Terry D. Kelly; and a brother, Harold Thompson, preceded Toppy in death.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Church of The Nazarene, 520 N. Center Street, Grove City, PA 16127

Calling hours: From 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday (3-26-19) at CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME INC., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Service: Funeral Service: Noon Tuesday (3-26-19) at the funeral home.
Burial: Greenlawn Burial Estate.
Published on March 25, 2019
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