Althea Grace Fiorita
83, of Frostburg, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014 at her residence.
Born August 17, 1930 in Frostburg; she was the daughter of late Stanley Craze and Althea Grace (Morgan) Craze.
Althea is preceded in death by her parents, husband Herman “Pinky” Fiorita Sr., a son, Mark William Fiorita, and three brothers, William, Henry and Stanley Craze, and one great grandchild Tasha Emerick.
Mrs. Fiorita is a member of Frostburg United Methodist Church and Life member of Frostburg Eagles 1273 Auxiliary. She worked for Jones and Wares Restaurant as a waitress. She was a homemaker. Althea loved to dance and attended Dixon Dance studio for 18 years in Cumberland; she also loved to play Bingo and enjoyed all her Grandchildren.
Surviving are a daughter, Donna Stewart and husband James, Cresaptown; two sons, Herman Fiorita Jr. and wife Karen, Frostburg; Donald Fiorita and wife Debbie, Frostburg;; four sisters, Winifred Skidmore and husband Jack, Cumberland, Nina Wampler, Seattle, Washington, Dona Lee Ritchie, Cumberland, Gloria Luchka and husband Walt, SC. She was a Grandmother of eleven; LaDawn Zufall and husband Kevin, Cumberland, Herman Fiorita III (Trey) and friend, Wendy, Frostburg, Eric Broadwater and wife Misty, Cumberland, Tamala Rice and husband Shawn, Frostburg, Amber Humbertson and husband Will, Cumberland, Ashley Winner and husband Will, Frostburg, Kayla Portmess and husband Jeremy, Cumberland, Anthony Fiorita (Tony) and wife April, Frostburg, Tara Stewart Emerick, SC, Nick Stewart and friend Misty, Cumberland, Tyler Stewart and Fiancé Monica Lyons, PA. She was a Great Grandmother of twenty-one; Christopher and Kateland Davis, Jimmy Zufall, Chiara Fiorita, Alexis and Bryce Broadwater, Austin Fiorita, Alex and Amy Collins, Angel Carter, Skylar Stewart, Zoey Humbertson, Dylan, Noah, and Grace Winner, Jace Portmess, Ava, Colby and Masen Fiorita, Danielle Emerick and Gabriel Stewart; and a Great Great Grandmother to one Brayden Fiorita; and numerous nieces and nephews.