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Ida M. Furio

June 7, 1920 – Feb. 1, 2015

Ida M. Furio, 94, Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg, passed away Sunday at the home after a brief illness.

She was born in Dora, Abruzzo, Italy, daughter of Giuseppe and Frances (DiAntonis) Palazzi. She married Joseph J. Furio on April 27, 1946, and he passed away on Oct. 12, 2007.

Surviving are a daughter, Camille J. Fox and husband, Bill, of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; a son, Joseph C. and wife, Patricia, of California, Md.; two grandchildren: Adrienne and Joseph J.; two step-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; and a brother, Ralph Palazzi of Port St. Lucie, Fla.

She was preceded in death by three brothers: Carl, Rego and Richard Palazzi; a daughter-in-law, Barbara Yeager Furio; and two sisters-in-law: Barbara and Patricia Palazzi.

Ida had previously worked at Bon-Ton as a sales clerk. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, and she enjoyed spending time with her family.

Friends will be received from 8:30 until the 10 a.m. funeral Mass Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at St. Joseph Chapel at Garvey Manor, Monsignor Robert Saly officiating. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to Garvey Manor.