Victoria A. Castiglione


CASTIGLIONE-Victoria A. (Formica), 100, Johnstown, passed away on June 10, 2019, at Laurelwood Care Center. Born April 25, 1919, in Johnstown, daughter of Carmelo and Salvatora (Bonfiglio) Formica. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Andrew; son, Andrew Jr., brothers, Patsy and Anthony Formica; sister, Josephine and brother-in-law, John Truscello; granddaughter, Madison Stetson; favorite cousin, Paul Bonfiglio and special friend, John Chanonich. Survived by son, Anthony Castiglione and wife, Rebecca, Johnstown; daughter-in-law, Deborah Castiglione, Johnstown; son, Joseph Castiglione and wife, Beth, Fort Sill, Oklahoma; granddaughters, Annette Mucci and husband, Jeff, Canonsburg; Marcellina Brown and husband, Kevin, Johnstown; grandson, Owen Stetson; great-grandson, Kevin Brown; sister-in-law, Josephine Formica; also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Victoria was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was a wonderful and caring wife, mother, grandmother "Gaga", aunt, mother-in-law and friend who loved to laugh and have a good time. She had a deep faith in the Lord and a strong devotion to St. Anthony. Mom and Dad loved to dance and they were a sight to behold when they danced the Jitterburg. She was a stay at home mom who cared for family and home. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was a very active volunteer at the Senior Center in Johnstown. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, and again from 9 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 10 a.m. Thursday with Fr. David S. Peles Pastor, officiating. Committal, St. Anthony's Cemetery. A special thanks to all of the staff at Laurelwood Care Center for the exceptional loving care and friendship given to Victoria over the last 8 years. You all became very special people to our family. May God bless each and every one of you! During the time she was at Laurelwood she was known to say, "We're going to put on our red dresses and go dancing!" Online condolences may be posted at
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Joseph M. and Rebecca M. Castiglione
Jun 12, 2019
We'll Miss You Very Much Aunt Vikki.
Cindy LaBar
Jun 12, 2019
Mr. Castiglione and family,
I am so sorry to hear of Vicki's passing. I have many
fond memories of her as a child and as an adult (when I would visit her after moving here she was always so very welcoming ). She was a special lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Andrea Paratore-Stabler
Jun 11, 2019
My prayers 🙏 are with the family. My mom and dad Lou and Mary Paratore were great friends with your parents. I remember them very well. May your cherished memories give you comfort.
Jun 11, 2019
Absent from the body, PRESENT WITH THE LORD. If Vicki doesn't go to Heaven,no one will.Vicki was an ABSOLUTE Sweetheart.
Thomas Bonfiglio
Jun 11, 2019
Our deepest and heartfelt sympathies to our wonderful cousin Vicki.

I know my Dad, your favorite cousin, was at Heavens Gate waiting to welcome you.

Rest In Eternal Peace.
Deborah Keytack
Jun 10, 2019
Tony and Becky,

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Mick & Deb Keytack
Patty Miller
Jun 10, 2019
She was such a special lady always smiling
Paul Jr and Barbara Bonfiglio
Jun 10, 2019
Our thoughts and Prayers are with you all at this most difficult time. We will never forget your Mom and the longtime friendship she had with my Dad. They are together again in Heaven. May they Both RIP Now and forever. God Bless you all.
Love Paul& Barbara
Bill Harris
Jun 10, 2019