Vito V. Scaccia

Vito V. Scaccia, 73, of California, Pa., died peacefully at home with his family at his side early Wednesday morning, Aug. 6, 2003.

He was born Dec. 26, 1929, in California, the son of the late Joseph and Mary Albenze Scaccia.

He was a life member of the California Volunteer Fire Department, held a position on the California Area School Board for 26 years and was president of the California Zoning
Hearing Board for the last 12 years.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Scaccia was preceded in death by his first wife, Ethel Mae Scaccia, on March 5, 1995; and one step son, Roy Carlile.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of six years, Pat Scaccia; five children, Mark and Annette Scaccia of Greensburg, Scott and JoAnne Scaccia of Atlanta, Ga.,
Sandi and John Petro of West Brownsville, Ronald and Kathy Scaccia of Bridgeville, and James and Susan Scaccia of California, Pa.; four sisters, Rose Densmore of
Daisytown, Mildred Gaisbar of Wexford, Virginia Bair of Centerville and Frances Campbell of Dayton, Ohio; five grandchildren, Alexandria Petro, Gregory Scaccia, Nate
Scaccia and Courtney and Shelby Scaccia; step children, Darlene Calvert, Carol Shrader, Robert Carlile Jr. and Raymond Carlile, all of Washington, Pa.; and numerous step
grandchildren and step great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received in the MARISCOTTI FUNERAL HOME INC., Anthony N. Mariscotti, Supervisor, 323 Fourth St., California, on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2003 from 2 to 4
and 7 to 9 p.m. and until 9:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 8, when a blessing service will be held followed by a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas Aquinas Church with
the Rev. Mark Skertich as celebrant. Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the California Area
Historical Society, 429 Wood St., California, Pa. 15419.