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St. Lucy Catholic Church
3101 Drexel Avenue
Racine, WI 53403
Life Story / Obituary
Lillian Dimeo, age 99, passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020 at St. Monica’s Senior Living. She was born in Racine, July 4, 1921, daughter of the late Anthony and Nancy (Nee: Crisei) Maisto.
In her younger years Lillian was employed as a nurses aide at Racine Medical Clinic for seven years. She was a longtime member of St. Lucy Catholic Church. Lillian enjoyed many years volunteering at the Cancer Center. Her favorite pastime was dancing.
Survivors include her sisters and brothers, Rose Kaplan, Sylvia (Tony) Hirt,, Joseph (Jan) Maisto, all of Racine, Angeline (Joe) Uvelli of IL; many nieces, nephews, other relatives; special friend, Jerome Matkus, and dear friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, Ralph Gleason on May 31, 1970; second husband, Arthur Dimeo on April 29, 1988; sisters, Betty (Richard) Schliesmann, Constance Beckett; brother-in-law, Richard Kaplan.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 11, 2020, 11:00 am at the funeral home. Interment will be held at West Lawn Memorial Park. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Tuesday at the funeral home from 10:00 am until time of service at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, Memorials to St. Lucy Catholic Church have been suggested.
A very special thank you to Dr. Richard Pierce-Ruhland, Marcia Drilla, and the staff at St. Monica’s and Heartland Hospice for their loving and compassionate care.