Ann Dominick, 96, of Emeritus, formerly of 369 Howard Ave., died Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, in WCA Hospital.
A Jamestown area resident since 1952, she was born Sept. 4, 1917, in Hillsville, Pa., a daughter of the late Dominic and Rose Shella Vaccarello.
She was the coowner of Jamestown Roofing Inc. with her husband, Samuel and ran the business solely for many years after his death. This was a remarkable accomplishment for a woman of her time.
She was a communicant of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
She will be remembered for her zest for living, loyalty to family and friends and excellent character. In later years, she received great pleasure from her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Surviving are a son, Carl A. (Mary) Dominick of Jamestown; a daughter, Josephine AlRawi of Oceanside, Calif.; a granddaughter, Kimberly (Paul) NelsonChapin of Baldwins ville, N.Y.; seven grandsons: Lance (Carlyn) AlRawi of Fullerton, Calif., Tony AlRawi of Menifee, Calif., Steve AlRawi of Irvine, Joseph M. (Donna) Dominick, Carl S. Dominick and Timothy J. Dominick, all of Jamestown, and Daniel J. Dominick of Lakewood. Also surviving are three greatgrandsons: Joseph T. Dominick of Fredonia, and Kyle J. AlRawi and Jordan J. AlRawi, both of Fullerton, Calif; a greatgranddaughter, Megan AlRawi of Fullerton, Calif.; and a sister, Rose (John) Staab of Erie, Pa.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Dominick, whom she married Sept. 11, 1936, and who died March 29, 1959; a daughter, Carol Nelson; soninlaw, E. Richard Nelson; two brothers: Samuel and Dominick Vaccarello; and five sisters: Madeline Crolli, Margaret Piccirello, Mary Bukalo, Caroline Cirillo and Josephine Stankay.
A private memorial Mass will be held at the convenience of the family.
Inurnment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Visitation will not be observed.
Memorials may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Ann at www.lindfuneralhome.com.