WACO, Texas

Mario DiMarcantonio Jr.

April 8, 1946 - Dec. 29, 2006

Mario DiMarcantonio Jr., 60, of Waco, Texas, died Friday, Dec. 29, 2006.

Born on April 8, 1946, in Waukesha, he was the son of Frances and the late Mario DiMarcantonio Sr.

He was an elder of the Jehovah’s Witnesses in Waco. Mario graduated from Waukesha South High School in 1964, and moved to Texas in 1974.

He is survived by his wife, Michelle DiMarcantonio, whom he married June 24, 1967; his children, David DiMarcantonio, Mario (Andrea) DiMarcantonio III, Leah (Robert) Cardona and Loni (Matthew) Jones; and his siblings, Ted (Annie), Lonnie, Joan Wisnieski and Jean Richardson. Further surviving him are grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Along with his father, Mario DiMarcantonio Sr., he is predeceased by his sibling, Bruce DiMarcantonio.

Visitation is from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Jan. 6, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, W230-S3250 Milky Way Road, Waukesha. Mark Falk will officiate. A memorial also is being held at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2308 N. Valley Mill, Waco.