Joan (Rizzo) Triana

Born: Mon., Jun. 28, 1937
Died: Tue., Oct. 29, 2019


3:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Nov. 01, 2019
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Nov. 02, 2019
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

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Joan “June” Marie (Rizzo) Triana, age 82, of North
East, passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at
Selective Specialty Hospital. She was born on June
28, 1937 to the late Joseph J. (Handsome) and Beatrice
(Bena) Sanfratello Rizzo.
Joan graduated from St. Gregory
High School in 1956 and was
formerly employed as the manager
of Hi-Lo in North East. Joan was a
member of St. Gregory Church and
Brotherhood of St. Joseph Club. She
enjoyed card club, knitting, cooking
Sunday spaghetti sauce, and most of
all, spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her
parents; brother, Jeffrey G. Rizzo; and brother-in-law,
Edward Williamson.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Joseph
“Hooks” Richard Triana; children, Richard
Triana (Coleen) of North East, Tod Triana (Kristin)
of Harborcreek, and Tracy Ksenich (John) of North
East; brother, Joseph “Joe Pep” B. Rizzo (Cathy) of
North East; sister, Janice Williamson of North East;
grandchildren, Riki, Abbi, Hunter, Krew, and Tracen;
great-grandchildren, Dallas and Finley; as well as
several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Friends and family may call at the William D. Elkin
Funeral Home, 65 South Lake Street, North East on
Friday from 3-7 p.m. and are invited to a funeral service
on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Officiating
the service is Fr. Thomas Brooks. Interment will
be held at St. Gregory Cemetery. Memorials may be
made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Erie at or Hope Lodge, 11432 Mayfield
Road, Cleveland, OH 44106.

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