Age 67 of Canton, Ohio passed away Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013 from a very sudden and unexpected illness. He was surrounded by his loving family. Salvatore was born on June 19, 1946 in Sant' Andrea, Ionio, Italy. He was a member of St. Michael's parish and the Archangel's Choir. Salvatore was also a member of the Sant'Andrea Men's Club. While in Italy, Salvatore worked for the Alfa Romeo automobile manufacturer in Milan. Salvatore came to the United States when he was 23 years old. He retired from the Timken Company after 30 years. Salvatore was a devoted husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle, and friend to all. Salvatore would help anyone anyway he could and loved the chance to grab a tool to work on a car or home repair. His favorite tool was a garden pick for tending his tomatoes, peppers, zucchini, and eggplant. Salvatore loved spending time with family and friends. He grew up playing soccer and passed along his love for the game to his children and grandchildren. Salvatore was especially proud of the accomplishments of his son. Salvatore is preceded in death by his son, Joseph B. Armogida; parents, Luigi and Marietta Armogida of Italy; sister, Anna Cosentino of Arizona; brother, Armando Armogida of Italy; parents-in-law, Bruno and Victoria Domino of Canton; and brother-in-law, Frank V. Domino also of Canton.
He is survived by his wife, Adeline of 39 years; son, Luigi (Sheila) Armogida of Medina; grandchildren, Julia and Joseph; brothers, Enrico (Anna Maria) Armogida of CZ, Italy , Giovanni Armogida of CZ, Italy; sisters, Caterina (Joe) Cosentino of Brooklyn, N.Y., Cecilia (Renato) Limardo of CZ, Italy; brother-in-law, Bruno Cosentino of Tucson, Ariz.; sisters-in-law, Marianna Domino (John Coblentz), Thea Domino; and many special nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received on Sunday, Oct. 6 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Rossi Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on St. Michaels at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 7 with friends and family being received at 10 a.m. Entombment will be at Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum.
Rossi Funeral Home Inc
730 30th Street NW Canton, OH 44709
Published in The Repository from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2013