Maiolie , James T. 72
James Thomas Maiolie, 72, of New Alexandria, died Thursday, March 13, 2008, in Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. He was born Aug. 10, 1935, in New Kensington, a son of the late Thomas and Mary (Makar) Maiolie. Prior to retirement, James worked as a heavy equipment operator for Local 66 for more than 50 years. He loved travel, cross country and nature. James is survived by his beloved wife of 48 years, Ethel (Shedlock) Maiolie; children, Donna L. (Pete) Schneider, James T. Maiolie Jr. (Gail), Thomas M. Maiolie (Dana Rost) and Robert A. Maiolie, all of New Alexandria, and Kathleen A. Maiolie, of Saltsburg; grandchildren, Robert J. Bradosky and fiancee, Melinda, James T. Maiolie III, Josh Maiolie and Anthony Maiolie, Kassandra Gates and Tyler Maiolie; and great-grandchildren, Zachary, Skylar, Shaylee and one soon to be born. Brother of Fred (Vera) Maiolie, of Rolling Hills (Irwin), Pauline (Don) Kemerer, of Jeannette, Raymond Maiolie, of Export, and Mary Jane Maiolie, of Greensburg. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews. Mr. Maiolie's family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the BASH-NIED FUNERAL HOME, 152 Abbe Place, Delmont, 724-468-8381. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday in St. James Church, New Alexandria. Should friends desire, memorial remembrances may be made in Mr. Maiolie's name to the American Cancer Society, 863 Georges Station Road, Greensburg, PA 15601. For directions, visit us on the Web at www.bash-niedfuneralhome.com.