Josephine M. Nuzzo

BRADFORD, Pa. - Josephine M. "Tootsie" Nuzzo, 75, a loving mother and grandmother of 468 W. Washington St., passed away suddenly Tuesday (Feb. 18, 2014) at Bradford Regional Medical Center.

Born Oct. 19, 1938, in Bradford, she was the only child of the late Louis and Marian Bizzaro Luzzi. She was a 1956 graduate of St. Bernard School. On April 30, 1959, in St. Bernard Church, she married Louis Nuzzo, who preceded her in death.

She was employed as a tax preparer at H&R Block for 40 years. She was a lifetime member of St. Bernard Church and a longtime member and recorder of TOPS Local 10.

Jo was very involved for the last 15 years in the and was the Team Captain for the team "A Bunch of Friends." She enjoyed knitting and crafts.

Surviving are four children, Lucy Nuzzo of Bradford, Al (Stephanie) Nuzzo of Waldorf, Md., and twins Louis (Barb) Nuzzo of Olean and Mary Ann (Mark) Anderson of Bradford; four grandchildren, Andrew (Amy) Nuzzo, Nicole Nuzzo, Dylan Nuzzo, and Christina Nuzzo; a great-grandson, Parker Nuzzo; and her aunt, Josephine Petillo of Bradford.

Family will be receiving friends Friday from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc. 33 South Ave., where a prayer service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday (Feb. 22, 2014), followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 2 p.m. in St. Bernard Church. The Rev. Raymond Gramata, pastor, will serve as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the McKean County or the .

Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.

Funeral Home

Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
33 South Avenue Bradford, PA 16701

Published in The Olean Times Herald on Feb. 20, 2014