Dominic Piazza Jr.

September 08, 1944 ‒ March 14, 2015

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Dominic Piazza Jr., age 70, of Mount Vernon formerly of Cleveland passed away on Saturday evening, March 14, 2015 in Mount Vernon.  He was born on September 8, 1944 in Cleveland, son of the late Dominic and Lena (Scarcipino) Piazza Sr.

Dominic was a Catholic by faith.

Dominic is survived by his sister, Rosemary Seymour of Delaware; brother, Michael (Linda) Piazza of Willoughby; sister-in-law, Patricia Piazza of Eastlake; several nieces and nephews; and his friends and caregivers at the Mount Vernon Developmental Center.

In addition to his parents, Dominic was preceded in death by a brother, Anthony Piazza; and a brother-in-law, Ralph Seymour.

The family will receive friends from Noon until the time of a prayer service at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Rd, Mount Vernon.  Burial will be at a later date in All Souls Catholic Cemetery in Chardon.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Special Olympics of Delaware County, 7991 Columbus Pike, Lewis Center, OH 43035 in Dominic’s memory.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Dominic Piazza Jr.

  • God bless our cousin Butch. He truly had the remarkable Piazza inner strength. May he rest in peace and rejoice upon the completion of his long journey home, now back with Mom & Dad. Our family is most grateful to Butchie’s caregivers.