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July 13, 2014

Dominick J. Buzzo

BLUEFIELD — Dominick J. Buzzo, 87 of Westwood Nursing Home, Bluefield, VA formerly of Russell Terrace, Bluefield, WV passed away Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Bluefield hospital. Born December 5, 1926 in Bluefield, WV he was a son of the late Nick Buzzo, Sr. and Maria Giuseppa Buzzo.

He had worked all his life. His work included many years as shipping clerk for Bluefield Produce and Provision Company and retired from R&T Electric Company. He was of the Catholic faith and loved his family and he loved to garden and work in the dirt. Dominick was a kind hearted person and loved being in Westwood Retirement Home where he was very involved in all activities and holiday events.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years Mary Louise Caldwell Buzzo. Four brothers: Joe, Johnny, Tony and Nick Buzzo, one sister Mary Williams.

Survivors include a son Thomas E. Buzzo and wife Gail of Rocky Gap, VA and a daughter Rosa M. McBride and husband Douglas of Bluefield, WV, one grandson: Thomas Buzzo, Jr. and wife Kerri of Bluefield, three granddaughters: Traci Cucimotta and husband Leo of Boston, MA, Cheryl Atwell of Bluefield, VA and Shannon Millard and husband Ricky of Mendota, VA, four great-grandchildren: Dominick and Anthony Buzzo, Justin and Logan Lightfoot all of Bluefield, WV and a host of nieces and nephews and the loving staff of Westwood Nursing Home.  

Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 11:00 AM from the Mercer Funeral Home Chapel in Bluefield with the Rev. Lacy Brooks officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton, WV. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, July 14, 2014 from 6 - 8 PM.  

Pallbearers serving the family will be Ricky Millard, Jabo Williams, Kenny Franklin, Kenny Murphy, Thomas Buzzo, Jr., Doug Romano. Honorary Pallbearer will be Shane Cadle.  

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