Josephine J. Cerro

Josephine J. Cerro, 84, The Lutheran Home at Hollidays-

burg, passed away Friday at the home. She was born in Altoona, daughter of Antonio and Rose (Pellegrino) Raia. She married John J. Cerro.

Surviving are her husband; two daughters: Yolanda J. Levy of Bellwood and Vicky (Domenic) Savini in Virginia; two sons: Frank D. (Suzanne) in Utah and John L. of Hollidaysburg; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a brother, Victor (Bertie) Raia of Altoona.

She was preceded in death by three sisters: Louise Bruno, Yolanda Branda and Frances Daversa; and two brothers: Warren and Michael Raia.

Josephine was a graduate of Altoona High School.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, at Santella Funeral Home, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.

In memory of Josephine, contributions may be given to The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg, 916 Hickory St., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.