Donna J. (Spiridigliozzi) Rodriguez

Donna J. (Spiridigliozzi) Rodriguez, 72, Altoona, passed away Friday at Altoona Regional after a brief illness.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Nicholas and Catherine (Conrad) Spiridigliozzi.

She is survived by a daughter, Pamala Carroll-Toups and husband, Michael, of Dallas, Texas; a son, James Carroll Jr. of Altoona; four grandchildren: Cory and Courtney Carroll and Jacob and Andrew Toups; and three brothers: James Spiridigliozzi in Florida, Dominic Spiridigliozzi of Roseville, Mich., and Mark Spiridigliozzi of Mount Joy, Pa.

She was preceded in death by brothers: John, Nicholas and Germanus “Poke”; and a sister, Lonna.

Donna retired from Denny’s restaurant as a waitress.

Friends will be received from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at the Santella Funeral Home, where services will immediately follow the visitation.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Donna can be made to the Central Pennsylvania Humane Society, 1837 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602.