Antoinette Concetta (nee Cumbo) DeMita

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Antoinette Concetta (nee Cumbo) DeMita

June 09, 1932 - August 05, 2018

Antoinette Concetta (Cumbo) DeMita passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018, at her home, at the age of 86.
Antoinette was born in Niagara Falls, NY to Frank and Rosalia (Rinallo) Cumbo. She attended local schools and graduated from Trott Vocational High School in 1950. Antoinette married Mario DeMita on September 19, 1953, at the former Our Lady of Lebanon Church. After raising seven children, she returned to school, graduating from Niagara University with honors, earning degrees in chemistry and biology. Antoinette went on to work for the Niagara Falls Waste Water Treatment Plant as a chemist. She was an accomplished artist (water colors was her passion), musician and avid reader. Her life was an inspiration to us all.
In addition to her husband, Mario, of 65 years, Antoinette is survived by her children, Michelle DeMita, Robert DeMita, Roseanne (Rick) Ianni, Mario (Jennifer) DeMita, Annette (John) Zaroian and Mary (David) Blankenberg and was predeceased by one daughter, Joanne DeMita. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no prior visitation. Private services are being held with Antoinette's family. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. If desired, memorial offerings in her honor may be made to Niagara Hospice. Arrangements are under the direction of Michael R. Goodlander of OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME.
Please visit goodlandercares.com to leave a note of sympathy for Antoinette's family.
Published on August 7, 2018
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Richard Holstrom
Aug 18, 2018
To Michelle and family, I was sorry to hear of your Moms' passing and heard about it from our friend Drew, who works at Home Depot with me. My wife and I send our sympathy.
Danila Vecchies
Aug 13, 2018
I send my love and prayers to the entire DeMita family. I am so sorry for your loss. I pray God sends peace at this time to ease your pain.
Lynda & Keith DeLuca
Aug 08, 2018
Mario, Jennifer , Mario , Tara and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your mom/grandma. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Bob Teixeira
Aug 08, 2018
Dear Annette, Mary and Family,
Please accept my sincere condolences in the loss of your Mom. May fond memories of great times shared help lift your heart at this difficult time. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Bobby
Virginia Gonzalez
Aug 08, 2018
Dear Michelle and family, Your mom was a beautiful women inside and out. I am so very sorry for your loss. Please know that I prayed for you mom during her time of illness. That you are in my thoughts and prayers during this time. I believe with all my heart she is with the Lord now and rejoicing with you sister Joanne in heaven. My love to all, Virginia
Rose Oney Lantz
Aug 08, 2018
So sorry to hear of your mothers passing I want to extend my sincere condolences to all the family
Terry and Laurie Jacklin
Aug 08, 2018
Dear Mario,Jennifer and all of your family, We are very sorry for the physical loss of your wonderful Mother! A Mother’s Love is a priceless Blessing that will stay with you until you are reunited ✝️💟 Sending prayers,love and sympathy ☮️Sincerely Terry,Laurie and family