Pasquina (Mancini) Toccaceli, 88, of Huron, passed away peacefully early Monday morning, February 18, 2019, with her family by her side at her home after a brief illness.
She was born on April 20, 1930 in the Republic of San Marino, Italy, the daughter of Nazzareno "Enrico" and Augusta (Leoni) Mancini. Pasquina came to the United States in 1952. She had worked at the Universal Clay Company for 38 years, retiring in 1991.
Pasquina was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, the Italian-American Beneficial Club Ladies Auxiliary and the La Comunita' Sammarinese di Detroit.
She is survived by two daughters, Nancy (Shannon) McGreevy of Palm Harbor, FL and Carol (Bob) Dickens of Huron; three sons, Robert (Karen) Toccaceli, Deno (Denise) Toccaceli both of Sandusky and Jeffrey (Carol) Toccaceli of Cedar Rapids, IA; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mariola (Gino) Cecchetti and Julianna (Marino) Faetinnini; nieces and nephews.
Pasquina was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 51 years, Aldino Toccaceli on October 29, 2003; and two brothers, Giuseppe and Remo Mancini.
It was her wishes to have a private family showing with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am on Thursday morning, February 21, 2019 at Sts Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 510 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky. Fr. Jeff Walker officiating. Entombment will be in the Oakland Cemetery Garden Mausoleum, Sandusky.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Stein Hospice Service, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Arrangements are entrusted to the David F. Koch Funeral and Cremation Services, 520 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky.
Your memories and words of comfort may be shared with Pasquina's family at davidfkoch.com.