Alma Grace Bidoli

Feb. 24, 1918 June 27, 2013

Alma Grace Bidoli, 95, Altoona, passed away Thursday at Golden LivingCenter-Hillview.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of Patsy and Theresa (Delorenzo) Lardieri. She married Mario John Bidoli, and he died April 17, 1969.

Surviving are a daughter, Connie Grant (Larry Burk) of Altoona; two sons: Mario John Jr. (Sharon) of Orlando, Fla., and Richard L. of Altoona; three grandchildren: John Bidoli, Courtney (Butch) Pincin and Casey (Scott) Price; two stepgrandchildren: Monica Barnhart and Buddy Burk; seven great-grandchildren: Cierra, Graycie, Colin, Brooke, Lane, Mya and Alli; and two sisters: Vera DeCoskey and Dorothy Burns, both of Altoona.

She was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Tommy; five brothers: Angelo, Frank, Herman, Richard and Jim; and seven sisters: Lucile, Teddy, Jean, Mary, Constance, Marie and Delores.

Alma retired from So Fro Fabrics as a manager and also worked for her brother, Herman, at the UVA Club. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, playing cards, puzzles and traditional Sunday dinners with her family.

Friends will be received from 9:30 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Monday, July 1, 2013, at Santella Funeral Home. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.