Lidia Cipriani, 88, of Thurmont passed away in her home on March 8, 2021.
Lidia was born in Italy to the late Francesco and Lucia (Bottaro) D’Amico on August 13, 1932, during World War II. She came to the US with her sister in 1955. She met her husband, Orazio Cipriani, via writing letters and sending photos, until they finally met for the first time to get married. They remained married for 62 years. Lidia loved to sew and knit, and to attend her grandchildren’s games and events. She was a fantastic cook, and loved to decorate her home.
In addition to her parents, Lidia is preceded in death by her brother, Giuseppe D’Amico; her sister, Francesca Ortisi; and her son who passed away at age 6, Alfonso Orazio Cipriani.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory her loving husband, Orazio Cipriani; children, Filomena (Leonard) Cipriani-Towns, and Frank Cipriani; grandchildren, Tristan Cipriani, Emery Williams, and Ryan Cipriani; great-grandchildren, Holly, and Wyatt; in addition to other family and friends.
A visitation will be held 2-5pm Thursday March 11, 2020 at Resthaven Funeral Home & Community Center. A funeral service will be held at the same location 11am Friday March 12, 2021, where burial will follow immediately after at Resthaven Memorial Gardens on the same property
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