Elizabeth Virginia Bonanno
Elizabeth "Betty" Virginia Bonanno, 98, of St. John XXIII in Hermitage, formerly of Mercer, died on Saturday (Nov. 30, 2019).
She was born on Aug. 28, 1921, in Kittanning, to Stanley Charles Sobiski and Mary Elizabeth Palinski Sobiski.
She married Anthony Joseph Bonanno on Oct. 26, 1946, and he preceded her in death on Aug. 30, 1998.
Betty retired from Mercer County Courhouse in the Registration office.
She was a member of The Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Mercer.
Betty loved to cook and bake. Above all, she loved spending time with her family.
Survivors include: one son, Frank (Judy) Bonanno of Hermitage; two grandchildren, Leah (Shawn) Shanor and Gary F. Bonanno; and three great-grandchildren, Braydon and Kaleigh Shanor and Vito Bonanno.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one sister, Genevieve Nodge.

Elizabeth Virginia, 98, formerly of Mercer.
Calling hours: 5 p.m. until the service Wednesday (12-4-19) at the SMITH FUNERAL HOME of Leesburg, 1778 Perry Highway, Volant.
Funeral: 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Interment: Crestview Memorial Park.
Published on December 2, 2019


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Kathy Redic Pyle
Dec 04, 2019
Frank, condolences to you and your family. Live in Florida so unable to visit in person. I remember your parents. How can so many years pass by? Hope you are well.
Fred and Carolyn Gallo
Dec 03, 2019
Peaceful White Lilies Basket was purchased for the family of Elizabeth Virginia Bonanno by Fred and Carolyn Gallo.  Send flowers