Funeral services held for Vito F. Puiia
RUMFORD -- A mass of Christian Burial was celebrated for Vito F. Puiia of Rumfordon May 20, 2011 at St. Athanasius–St. John Church, with Fr. Phil Tracy as celebrant.
Altar Assistant was George Gionet. Organist was Mark Belanger.
Music included “Hosea,” “Because the Lord is my Shepherd,” “Ave Maria,” and “Fly Like a Bird.”
Readings were given by Linda Dodge and Jeff Gaudet. Eulogy was given by his grandson, Stephen Merrow.
Committal services were conducted by Fr. Phil Tracy.
Military Honors were provided by the Maine Military Funeral Honors Program, Augusta.
Interment was in St. John Cemetery, Rumford.
A reception followed in the Parish Hall of the church following the Mass and Committal.
Arrangements were under the care of Meader & Son Funeral Home, Rumford.