Lillian C. "Lee" (nee Fiorentini) Mancini, 93, of Palm Harbor, FL, formerly of Niagara Falls, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2013 in A Rose Garden Assisted Living in Palm Harbor, FL. She was born in Cabin Creek, WV on February 8, 1920. Daughter of the late Frances (nee Lopez) and Fiorino Fiorentini.
Mrs. Mancini studied Opera in New York and sang as a soprano. On June 20, 1946, the former Lillian Fiorentini married Frank J. "Chickie" Mancini in St. Joseph's Church. He passed away on August 18, 1996.
She is survived by her son, Michael (Linda) Mancini of Tarpon Springs, FL; a brother, Fred Fiorentini of Niagara Falls, NY; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, David J. Mancini; four siblings, the late Mary Infantino, Olympia Ambrosia, Virgil Fiorentini and Edwin Fiorentini.
There will be no prior visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial Saturday morning at 10:00 AM at Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Parish at St. Joseph Church, 1413 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Niagara Falls, NY. ARRANGEMENTS BY SPALLINO-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, 1300 Pine Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY.