Maria Mangano

Maria Mangano LEBANON Maria Mangano, 86, died on Sunday, February 3, 2013, at her home. She was born on Thursday, November 18, 1926, to the late Nicola Lusitano and Ninfa Lusitano nee Botta in Palermo, Italy. She was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. She was the owner of Maria's Old Fort Inn from 1979-2005. Surviving are children, Adele, Joseph, and Silvana; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husband, Diego Mangano. Viewing will be on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. at Christman's Funeral Home, Inc., 226 Cumberland St., Lebanon. Funeral mass will be on Thursday, February 7, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Catholic Church of St. Cecilia, 120 E. Lehman St., Lebanon. A Blessing will be held at 10 a.m. at Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery, Lebanon, following the service. Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family with the arrangements. www.christmansfuneralhome.com

Published in Lebanon Daily News on Feb. 6, 2013