George Lincoln Pizoli


George Lincoln Pizoli, 87, of Buckhannon, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, at his home.

He was born Feb. 12, 1930, in Cheswick, Pennsylvania, a son of the late Antonio and Domenica Camaini Pizoli.

On Dec. 29, 1951, he married Mary Louise Fee, who survives.

Also surviving are six daughters, Mary Ellen Sampey and husband, James, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Georgene Conde and husband, Kevin, of Buckhannon, Marcia Bates and husband, Stephen, of New Freedom, Pennsylvania, Ann Marie Pizoli of Buckhannon, Laura Pizoli of Dublin, Ohio, and Carolyn Pizoli and husband, William Turner, of Chapel Hill, North Carolina; one son, Thomas Pizoli of Redondo Beach, California; 17 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one brother, William, Pizoli of Fox Chapel, Pennsylvania.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Pizoli.

As a mining engineer, graduating from the University of Pittsburgh in 1954, Mr. Pizoli was passionate about his work in the mining industry in both Pennsylvania and West Virginia. He enjoyed the love of his large family, and they meant the world to him.

Friends will be received today from 6-9 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. He will lie in state from 2-3 p.m. Saturday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with the funeral service beginning at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Paul Thompson officiating.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.