ROCHESTER, Mich. – Delina Cioni, 90, of Eastpointe, Mich., died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at Sunrise Senior Assisted Living in Rochester, Mich.
She was born Aug. 15, 1919, in Lutie, Okla., the daughter of David and Mary Venturi Sabatini.
She married Dante Cioni on July 5, 1943; he preceded her in death on May 16, 1984.
She also was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Geno, Aurelio and Arthur; and a sister, Rena Gardner.
She is survived by a son, Dante Dan (Nancy) Cioni of San Ramon, Calif., and two granddaughters Marcy and Julie.
Delina was a homemaker and was of the Catholic faith.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, 2009, at Staab Funeral Home. Burial will be at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
The family requests that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation.