Vincent Domencetti

SALEM – Vincent Domencetti, 103, of Salem, died at 6:40 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the Essex of Salem II.

He was born April 11, 1910, in Dongo, Italy, the son of the late Peter and Theresa Manzi Domencetti.

Vincent was a supervisor at the Mullins Manufacturing Co., retiring in 1974 with 46 years of service.

His memberships include the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Salem, Salem Area Retired Workers and Salem Senior Citizens, where he had served as president and trustee.

He was a former member of the Willow Grove Grange, loved the outdoors and sports, and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

He loved entertaining at many of the local nursing homes, and was the director of the Senior Citizen Pokey Dot Band. He was Salem Italian Festival Citizen of the Year in 2008 and the Outstanding Senior Citizen of the Year in 1997.

Survivors include a son, Robert (Becky) Domencetti of Salem; four daughters, Joan Utt of Lisbon, Lois (Dick) Dorazio of Levittsburg, Debby Domencetti of Indianapolis and Terri (Fred) Denton of Salem; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

His wife, Pauline Nutial Domencetti, whom he married April 11, 1932, preceded him in death July 24, 1968. A brother, Victor Domencetti, also preceded him in death.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home, with Pastor Alan Smearsoll officiating. Calling hours will be held from noon until 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home prior to the service.

Burial will be in the Highland Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Salem Senior Citizens, 785 E. State St., Salem, OH 44460.

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