DiPietro Joseph L. DiPietro, age 71, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013, at Kobacker House. He was born on September 8, 1941, and was a lifelong resident of Columbus. He graduated from Bishop Watterson High School and from the Nationwide School of Cosmetology. He was co-owner of Dibela Salon and a hairstylist for over 50 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Antonio and Margaret DiPietro; brothers, Richard and Fred DiPietro; sister, Renetta (DiPietro) Bernabei; and his first wife, Margarett. He is survived by his loving wife of 15 years, Brenda; son, Mark DiPietro; step-son, Tom Waid; sisters-in-law, Molly DiPietro and Linda DiPietro; special friends, Larry and Susan Beverly; many nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass 10:30 a.m., on Monday, March 25, 2013, at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 1899 McCoy Road. Family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m., until time of Mass. Private interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Joe may be made to Kobacker House (HomeReach Hospice) 180 E. Broad St., Columbus (43215). Condolences may be sent via www.johnquint.com
. Arrangements entrusted to the JOHN QUINT TREBONI FUNERAL HOME, 1177 W. Fifth Avenue, Columbus.