Mary Aggazio

June 29, 1929 ~ December 10, 2021 (age 92)


Mary (Basilico) Aggazio, age 92, died peacefully of natural causes at UPMC Cumberland Crossing Manor Assisted Living in McCandless Township on the evening of December 10, 2021. She was born on June 29, 1929, to Antoinette and Dominic Basilico in Pittsburgh. Beloved wife of 55 years to the late Virgil Aggazio. She was the loving mother of Frank (Jodie Detwiler) Aggazio of Wexford and Donna (John Young) Aggazio Young of Washington, D.C. Grandmother of Antonio, Philip, Mary Elizabeth Aggazio, and Olivia Young. She is survived by her brother Anthony (Gwendolyn) Basilico. She was the dear Aunt of Michael, Constance, Jim, Marisa, Gary, Felicia and Kevin. Mary was preceded in death by her brother Jim, and sister Elizabeth “Betty” Basilico. Mary worked for 32 years as an advertising artist at the Pittsburgh Press and later the Post-Gazette.  She graduated from St. Paul Cathedral High School and later graduated from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Mary was most proud of her children and grandchildren who adored her. Mary was a member of St. Rosalia Catholic Church in Greenfield before moving in 2018 to assisted living. Friends will be received on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8pm in the Edward P. Kanai Funeral Home, 500 Greenfield Ave. 15207. Funeral Wednesday at 10am in St. Paul Cathedral  Parish-St. Rosalia Worship site.

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December 14, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Edward P. Kanai Funeral Home
500 Greenfield Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15207

December 14, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
St. Paul Parish - St. Rosalia Worship

Funeral Service
December 15, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Rosalia Church

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