Life Story for Lydia Antoinette DiScuillo (Smith)
Lydia Antoinette Smith DiScuillo, devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister passed away on September 16, 2013 at the age of 69.
Born in West Warwick, she was a daughter of the late Theodore and Rena Smith.
Lydia was the owner of Lydia S. DiScuillo School of Dance in Mystic, Conn. from 1972 thru 2012 when she retired to spend time with family and friends.
Her presence will be missed tremendously by her loving husband, Peter DiScuillo, III; her three sons, Harold F. Chappell, III, Peter DiScuillo, IV, and Scott DiScuillo; her many grandchildren; her sisters, Theresa (Smith) Cahoone, Jeannette (Smith) Dennett, Victoria (Smith) Williams and her brother, Arthur Smith, along with many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased by her brothers, Theodore W. Smith, Alfred F. Smith, and John L. Smith.
Her spirit continues to live on in her family forever…and her ever ready smile will be shining down upon her family always.
Rest peacefully in the arms of the Lord and dance gracefully with the angels. You are loved by all.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday from 4-7pm at Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly. A Funeral Liturgy will take place at St. Mary’s Church, 95 Main St., Stonington on Thursday at 10am. There is no procession from the funeral home to the church. Burial will follow at St. Michael Cemetery, Pawcatuck.