Charmaine J. Parisi

Charmaine J. Parisi, 67, Altoona, passed away Monday at UPMC Altoona.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late William and Betty (Runk) Williams. She married Michael C. Parisi on Oct. 24, 1970.

Surviving are her husband of 43 years; two sons: Michael C. III (Melissa) and Joseph P. (Hope), both of Altoona; a stepson, Michael Parisi Jr. (Karen) in California; a stepdaughter, Tammy (Tom) Sparks in Texas; eight grandchildren: Christina, Nicholas, Katelyn, Joseph Jr., Isaac, Dominick, Tommy and Desirae; and a brother, Jeff (Diane) Williams of Altoona.

She was preceded in death by a son, John D.

Charmaine was a graduate of Altoona High School and was a homemaker. She was a member of Hollidaysburg United Methodist Church and Bavarian Aid Society.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at Santella Funeral Home, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, Pastor Dennis Derr officiating. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.