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Giovanna Riva-Miracle

May 21, 1946 — November 11, 2022

Giovanna Riva-Miracle

Age 76, of Massillon died Friday, November 11, 2022 in her daughter’s home following a brief illness. Born May 21, 1946 in Parona, Italy to the late Vittorio and Dina (Raghetti) Della-Riva. She was a Massillon resident for the past nine years. Preceded in death by her first husband, James Dashkovitz; second husband, Gary Miracle; one sister, Loretta Della-Riva. She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Ivana and David Frank, Catherine and Lendel Pentecost; six grandchildren, Ivana (David) McKeown, Giovanna (Brian) Leininger, Kristina (Justin) Horner, Sonya Frank, James Gibson, Yvonne (Ryan) Azzardi; seven great grandchildren, Nathaniel, Xavier, Donnie, Avery, Liam, Anthony and Emma; two sisters, Ivana (Diego) Martini, Donatella (Franco) Calabrese; one brother, Giovanni Della-Riva; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov 16, 2022 at 10:00 am in the Kreighbaum-Sanders Funeral Home on South Cleveland Ave. Interment in Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.



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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

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