Lorenzo J. "Larry" Cortinovis
Lorenzo J. "Larry" Cortinovis, 92, of 202 Evers Ave., St. Marys, died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 at the DuBois Nursing Home after an illness of the past several months. He was born May 29, 1922 in Coal Hollow, son of the late John and Jennie Carrara Cortinovis. He was a lifelong resident of the area and attended Kersey schools. On April 15, 1950, in the Sacred Heart Church, he married Loretta J. Hoffman, who survives. He was a retired employee of Carbon City Products, retiring in 1984 after over 20 years of service. He was a member of the St. Mary's Church, was a wonderful husband and father and loved to hunt. In addition to his wife, he is also survived by a daughter, Diana Lawless (Homer) of Yuma, Ariz.; a son, David Cortinovis of St. Marys; two grandchildren, Krista Phillips (Dustin) and Jennifer Lawless; two great-grandchildren, Madison and Max; a sister, Rose Oreka (Nick) of Kersey; a brother, Maurice Cortinovis of Coal Hollow; and nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Amelia Rigard. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the St. Mary's Church on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Alfred Patterson, OSB, pastor as celebrant. Burial will follow in the St. Mary's Cemetery.There will be no visitation.Memorials can be made to a favorite charity. The Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at www.lynch-radkowski.com.