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DIODATO, JoAnn (Lewis)

(nee Lewis)
June 28, 2012, of Newport News, VA, formerly of Buffalo, NY, She was born November 9, 1951 to the late Robert and Delores Lewis. She was the beloved wife of Frank Diodato of 42 years; loving mother to Michael (Kesha) Diodato, Kristen (Chris) Moore, Jill (Stikie) Buludis and the late Kevin Diodato; loving grandmother to C.J. Moore, Ashlyn Moore, Alyssa Buludis, late Alexis Buludis and soon to be "Baby Boy" Buludis. Other survivors include: Carol Quinnan (Paul), Barbara Reiner (Louis), Gary Lewis (Candace), Susan O'Neill (James), Kathleen Gretzler (Richard), MaryJo Struzik (James), Robert Lewis, Brian Lewis (Jay Nappo) and many nieces and nephews. JoAnn was a graduate of Bishop McMahon Class of 1969 in Buffalo. She was the DSS Site Manager for over 25 years at Hampton Affairs Hospital. The family will receive friends at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Denbigh Chapel, 12893 Jefferson Ave., Newport News, Saturday, June 30 from 2-4 PM, followed by a Life Celebration Service at 4 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to the March of Dimes or the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

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