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Patricia A. (Piazza) Gilliand

June 25, 1940 ~ May 13, 2017 (age 76)

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Patricia (Piazza) Gilliand, 76 of Wilmington passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

Pat is survived by her sisters, Evelyn Casalena (Dr. Herbert) and Rosemary Piazza (Thomas DiLuzio); her brothers, Armond Piazza (Barbara) and Ernest Piazza; many nieces and nephews.

Pat was predeceased by her first husband, Robert Albanese; her son, Robert Albanese Jr.; her second husband, Maurice Gilliand).  In addition, she was predeceased by her siblings, Ralph, Raymond and Marguerite Piazza; her parents, Anthony and Margaret (DeRose) Piazza.

At Pat’s request, funeral services will be held privately for her family.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Pat may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950 (

Charitable donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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