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Josephine Theresa "Jojo" Busack

February 13, 1924 - September 28, 2018

Josephine “Jojo” Busack, 94, of Bellaire, OH died September 28, 2018, at Belmont Manor Nursing Home. St. Clairsville, OH.

She was born February 13, 1924, in Bellaire, Ohio a daughter of the late Anthony and Italia Spinelli Zaccagnini.

She was retired from Busack IGA of Bellaire, OH, worked at Hazel Atlas during WWII, she was a member of St. John Catholic Church, Bellaire, she also helped her father with his restaurant/bar as a cook and was a member of the Sons of Italy, Bellaire.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Tony Busack, as a daughter, Janice Vitale, two brothers; Louis and Anthony Zaccagnini and a sister, Emma Brunori.

Surviving are her children;Michael (Kathleen) Busack of Bellaire, OH, Rita (Matt) Matkovich of Willoughby, OH and Rosemary (Randy) Baum of Toledo, OH a brother, Peter (Jean) Zaccagnini of Shadyside, OH, Grandchildren; Vicki Craig; Toni Moore, Nina Nye, and Gina Vitale, Great Grandchildren; Tyler and Julia Craig; Rocco, Milania, Luca and Franco Moore, Nico and Luca Nye, several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received 2-8pm Monday at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral homes and Crematory, 441 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be at 10 am at St. John Catholic Church Bellaire, Ohio with Fr. Daniel Heusel as Celebrant.

Burial will follow at Mt.Calvary Cemetery Bellaire, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to Neffs Fire Department, St. John Catholic Church or Bellaire Alumni Association @

Condolences may be extended to the family at

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, October 1, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, Bellaire Chapel

441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Time: 10:00 am


St. John Catholic Church

Bellaire, OH 43906

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Time: 11:00 am


Mt. Calvary Cemetery

Bellaire, OH 43906

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