Mary Lou (Castellucci) DiRuzza, 79, of North Canton, passed away Friday, June 30, 2017.
Born in Malvern to the late Luigi and Amelia (DiPede) Castellucci, Mary Lou was preceded in death by her husband, Louis DiRuzza, brother, Dominic Castellucci and sister, Louise Castellucci.
Mary Lou was a 1955 graduate of Malvern High School. Her passion was taking care of her family and her beloved dog, Beau.
She is survived by her children; Sam (Linda), Steve (Clarice), Joe (Brenda), Lisa (Matt) Trieff, Matt (Erin), and Chris (Lisa) DiRuzza, 18 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, sister-in-law, Nancy Castellucci and many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received on Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at the Rossi Family Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday at 10 a.m. in St. Paul Catholic Church of North Canton with the Rev. Fr. Milton Kiocha, celebrant. Internment will be in Calvary Cemetery.