Fiorella DiGiacomo, an Italian immigrant and homemaker, died in her sleep Monday at FutureCare Chesapeake in Arnold. She was 97.
Born Fiorella Angela, she was raised in Chieti and immigrated to Windber, Pa., in 1937. She was married in 1924 to Giuseppi DiGiacomo, a coal miner and Bethlehem Steel Corp. shipyard worker, who died in 1962.
She moved to Dundalk in the 1940s, where she was a communicant of St. Rita Roman Catholic Church. She enjoyed duckpin bowling, sewing, gardening and shuffleboard.