DOMINIC JOHN TERLIZZI age 98, beloved husband of the late Patricia (nee Nicholas); loving father of Dominic “DJ”, Jr. and Julie; cherished son of the late Michael and Mary (nee Fracass); dearest brother of Phyliss Lance, Mary Williams, Anthony, Pauline Kevern, Ruth Surace and Margaret Talerico; dear uncle and great-uncle of many. W W II U. S. Navy Veteran.
Dominic was born was born in Butler, Pennsylvania January 23, 1922 and died peacefully on December 25, 2020. Dominic lived in Novelty for the past 75 years. A proud World War II U.S. Navy veteran, Dominic went on to work as construction foreman for OCI Construction Company.
Dominic was a hard-working man, but is also remembered as the life of the party. He enjoyed golfing and playing poker. He also enjoyed travelling, especially to Las Vegas. Dominic loved visiting the casinos. Dominic had an active social life. He enjoyed a good time and had a great sense of humor. He will be dearly missed.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Dominic to St. Vincent Charity Development Foundation, 2351 East 22nd St., Cleveland, OH 44115. Due to COVID-19 a celebration of Dominic’s life will take place at a later date. Cremation by DeJohn Crematory. Arrangements by THE DeJOHN FUNERAL HOME & CELEBRATIONS CENTER OF CHESTERLAND 12811 CHILLICOTHE ROAD.
Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.Donate [https://funeraldonations.makemydonation.org/16548/dominic-terlizzi?r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dejohnfuneral.com%2Fdominic-terlizzi%2F]