Christian 11

Catherine M. 'Katie' (Gabriel) Tizziani

March 23, 1934 ~ January 8, 2021 (age 86)


Catherine M. ‘Katie’ Tizziani, 86, of Toronto, OH, passed away Friday January 8, 2021 at the Laurels of Steubenville.


Katie was born March 23, 1934 in Apollo, PA, daughter of the late Antonio Gabriel and Sophie (Budzelik) Gabriel Carr.


Katie was a homemaker, who in the past tended bar at Margaret’s Café and the Toronto American Legion. She also was a caregiver to many residents of Toronto, who all loved her dearly.


She was a member of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church in Toronto.


In addition to her parents, Katie was preceded in death by husband, Lino J. Tizziani on July 10, 1997, her son Father Mario J. Tizziani on December 26, 2020, her grandson Jason Motto on Aug. 4, 2002, her sister Ramona Wenner, her brother Leonard, her son-in-law Tom Anderson, and her brother-in-law Gino Tizziani.


Surviving are her two daughters, Esther Anderson and Gina (Joe) Motto both of Toronto; her two sons, Daniel (Maggie) Tizziani of Toronto, and Anthony (Lisa) Tiziani of Conklin, NY; her brother, Joe (Toni) Gabriel of Pawleys Island, SC; twelve grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren.


A Funeral Liturgy with Mass will take place Wednesday Jan. 13 at 11 AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Toronto. Visitation will be held in the rear of the church from 10 AM til time of the Mass. Father Thomas Vennitti will celebrate and burial will follow in Toronto Union Cemetery.


Memorial donations may be directed to St. Cecilia Catholic School, 5313 Madison Pike, Independence, KY 41051 or St. Joseph Catholic Church 1225 N. River Ave., Toronto, OH 43964. 



To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Catherine M. 'Katie' (Gabriel) Tizziani, please visit our floral store.


January 13, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
1225 N. River Ave.
Toronto, OH 43964

Funeral Mass
January 13, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church
1225 N. River Ave.
Toronto, OH 43964


St. Cecilia Catholic School
5313 Madison Pike, Independence KY 41051

St. Francis & St. Joseph Parish Fund
1225 N. River Ave., Toronto OH 43964
Tel: 1-740-537-4433

© 2021 J. E. Foster Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy