Dr. Vincent I. DiSalvo

Dr. Vincent I. DiSalvo

Dr. Vincent I. DiSalvo, 80, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016. He was born in Williamsport on Nov. 16, 1935, the son of Antonio and Vincenza “Nancy” Rampulla DiSalvo.

He was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Parish. He was an oral maxillofacial surgeon for 54 years. Dr. DiSalvo graduated from Williamsport High School, earned his undergraduate degree at University of Scranton and attended dental school at the University of Pittsburgh.

He married Mariannina Morrone on June 24, 1961.

Dr. DiSalvo enjoyed his family, traveling, music, languages, hunting, fishing and art.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served as Lieutenant commander in the dental corp at Point Loma Naval Base in San Diego, Calif.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Vincent I. DiSalvo II, Cristino DiSalvo, Stefania DiSalvo-DiGiallorenzo and husband, Dr. David DiGiallorenzo, Marisa DiSalvo and Tait Carnevale; grandchildren, Vincenzo III, Francesca, Stefano, Carlo, Giuliano, Chiara, Stefania and Eva; and siblings, Anthony L. DiSalvo and Marguerite DiSalvo Wollet.

A visitation will be held at the Crouse Funeral Home, 133 E. Third St., Williamsport, on Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, with his pastor, the Rev. Brian Van Fossen, officiating.

Entombment will be at the Praying Hands Mausoleum at Wildwood Cemetery with full military honors accorded by the Korean War Veterans of Lycoming County.

Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (http://www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/) and St. Joseph the Worker Parish.