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Domenica ‘Mimi’ Johnson

Sept. 18, 1921 – March 2, 2019

Domenica “Mimi” Johnson, 97, a resident of Maybrook Hills Rehab­ilitation and Healthcare Center, passed away Saturday at the home.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Antonio and Jospehine (Trotta) Scarciapino.

Surviving are a daughter, Donna (John) Traficante, a son, William (Cathy) Johnson, and a daughter-in-law, Bonnie Johnson, all of Altoona; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons: Timothy and Jonathan Johnson; three sisters: Julia Pattie, Anna Carrieri and Bess Mott; and two brothers: Antonio LaPara and Peter Magaravi.

Mimi worked for many years as a waitress at Olivio’s and the Phoenix restaurant. She also worked at Veeder-Root Co. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church.

Mimi enjoyed cooking, crocheting and yard work.

Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at Santella Funeral Home, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.

In memory of Mimi, celebrations may be made to Mount Carmel Church c/o Organ Fund, 806 11th St., Altoona PA 16602.