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Frances Delores Bucci

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Bucci Frances Delores Bucci, better known as "Mama Bucci", died June 13, 2014. She was born February 3, 1922, to Vito and Cecilia "Matilda" (Reinholtz) Taormina in Youngstown, Ohio. She and her husband established the Enrico Fermi Lodge "Sons of Italy" at 375 Muskingum Avenue, Zanesville OH, which later became Bucci's Italian Village, then Mama Bucci's Pizzeria. Frances and Lawrence had seven children; fifteen grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren. Visitation will be held Thursday June 19 from 2-8 p.m. at the BRYAN & SNIDER FUNERAL HOME, 2318 Maple Ave. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday June 20 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church. Burial will follow in the Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes that gifts be given to Genesis Hospice and Palliative Care, 713 Forest Ave., Zanesville, OH 43701 or the Ronna Bucci/ Dr. Chas. Dietz Art Scholarship c/o MCCF, 534 Putnam Ave., Zanesville, OH 43701. To view full obituary, share memories or send condolences to Mrs. Bucci's family please visit

Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 17, 2014
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Bryan & Snider Funeral Home
2318 Maple Ave. Zanesville, OH 43701
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