Sons of Italy in America
OSIA Little Italy Lodge #2286, in the heart of Baltimore's century-old
Italian neighborhood, welcomes you to its home. We
invite you in - to immerse yourself in the old-world charm and
rich cultural heritage of a thriving Italian community, to participate,
no matter how far away you may be, in the timeless Italian traditions
of hospitality and generosity, to find comfort and joy in discovering
that, yes, family and good food and laughter can still be found
in a too-often fragmented and melancholy world.
our home, drop in often and celebrate life and family with us.
We regret to inform
you of the passing of
On February 9,2016,
Shirley J. Ciarapica (nee Terzi) passed away. She was the
beloved wife of Dominic J. Ciarapica; devoted mother of Carol
C. Toth and her husband Joe, Michael Ciarapica and his wife
Mary, Maria Grubb and her husband Paul, and Nicole Bergman
and her husband Harold; loving grandmother of 5 grandchildren
and 2 great grandchildren; dear sister of Patricia Potter
and her husband Donald and Charles Terzi, Jr. and his wife
Judy. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may gather at Schimunek Funeral Home,
Inc. 9705 Belair Road, Nottingham, Md 21236, on Friday February
12th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will
be celebrated on Saturday at 9:30a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic
Church ( Fullerton, Md). Interment Parkwood Cemetery.
Lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Shirley's
name to the
American Cancer Society .
Online tributes may be left for the family at www.schimunekfuneralhomes.com.
Lodge will hold its Memorial Service on Friday 12 Feb.
@7:30 p.m. All members, please be in attendance.
Meet Ali Tinelli
President of The Little Italy Lodge
Presidents of The Lodge s
Past Lodge Presidents
(seated, left to right) Mary Apicella, Bob Taylor, Nancy Azzaro and
(standing, left to right) Tony Montcalmo, Charles Ferraro and Sal