LaVilla, Josephine M. "Jo" (Schiliro)
Brighton: Died peacefully at home with family on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at age 95. Predeceased by her husband of 61 years, Rocco; sisters, Nettie Gatto and Rose Belfiore; and brother, Tony "John" Shelby; and grandson, Greg Beach. She is survived by her children, Mary Jo (Carl) Casale, Lucia (James) LaVilla-Havelin, Alexander (Melanie Davies) LaVilla, and Joseph LaVilla; 4 granddaughters, Anita Casale, Carla (Todd) Hanson, Amanda (Matthew Phillips) Casale, and Oriana LaVilla; great-grandchildren, Ty and Ana Beach; brother, Samuel Schiliro; sister-in-law, Rose LaVilla; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends. Jo was a longtime member of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church and the Airport Seniors.
Friends may call Sunday, 3-6pm at the funeral home of ALVAH HALLORAN & SON, 2125 Chili Ave. A Funeral Mass will be held Monday, 11am at St. Monica Church. Entombment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Monica's Church Air Conditioning Fund.