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Sons of Little Italy Lodge #2286-Baltimore
& Hall Rentals
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.
Cossentino passed away March 26, 2015. At the time, he
was at the Lodge carrying out his responsibilities with
his exceptional brand
loyalty and selflessness that will never be matched. All
of us will miss Ray enormously. May his fine soul rest
March 26, 2015, Raphael T. "Buddy" Cossentino,
beloved husband of Joyce Cossentino; devoted father of Anita
Chavis and husband Mac, Anthony Cossentino and wife Karen,
Christian F. Cossentino and wife Rebecca; loving grandfather
of Nicholas, Melanie, Megan, Kaitlin and Cassandra; and cherished
great-grandfather of Gianna, Dominic and Nathan. All are
invited to attend a Funeral Mass at St. Leo the Great on
March 31, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Maryland Veterans
Cemetery-Crownsville at a later date. In lieu of flowers,
contributions in his memory may be sent to St. Leo the Great,
227 S. Exeter St., Baltimore, MD 21202.
Arrangements by Joseph
N. Zannino, Jr. Funeral Home.
regret to inform you of the death of lodge sister Victoria Marie
Died: April 01, 2015
" On April 1, 2015 VICTORIA MARIE BUTTA (NEE MILANO) beloved wife of
the late Vincent M. Butta, Sr.; devoted mother of Valeri R. Marriott,
Cynthia M. Backert and her husband Kurt, Vincent M. Butta, Jr. and
his wife Tina; loving grandmother of Brian Cofiell, Michael Butta,
Nicholas Butta, Alexander Backert and the late Vincent M. Butta,
III; dear great-grandmother of Garrett, Donovan, Brayden and Kaitlyn
Cofiell; sister of Gloria (June) Veit.
Friends may call at the family-owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc.
1050 York Road (at beltway exit 26) today, Monday April 6, 2015 from
3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM. A Funeral Mass to be celebrated at St. Ursula’s
Church on Tuesday at 10am. Entombment Dulaney Valley Mausoleum. In
lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Stella Maris, 2300 Dulaney
Valley Road, Timonium, MD 21093."
An additional note....
The membership is invited to attend the Little Italy Lodge memorial
service for Mrs. Victoria Marie Butta tonight (April 6, 2015)
at Ruck Towson Funeral Home at 7:30 PM as we say farewell to our
Meet some Lodge members: (l to r) Anita Nucci, Pete Monaldi, Sal
Spinnato and Ali Sliwka.
Great people to
meet, great people to know. So come down to the Lodge and make
Cumpleano, Joe !
Sliwka, Lodge President, helps celebrate Joe
Scalia's birthday with a fresh, delectable
cannoli, while his wife, Philomena, looks on.
And may you have many, many more!
Spinnato, former Lodge President,
Governor Larry Hogan have clearly found something very
laugh at during the Ravioli Dinner held in St.Leo's
School Hall on Sunday, March 22nd, 2015.
To see many more
pictures of Gov. Hogan and The Ravioli Dinner, click Governor's
Office Photo Gallery .
NOTE: If you want
to download a picture from the Photo Gallery, check the
checkbox at the left side of the first Gallery page that
agree to the above terms". Then
click on a picture and follow the instructions for downloading
that picture to your computer.
Friday Night Dinner
Stiles Street (Bocce Court)
Entrance to the Lodge
Street in Little Italy