Marie Bonaminio was a longtime fixture in Lorain’s enterprise neighborhood till she handed earlier this yr.
Bonaminio was the proprietor of Bonaminio’s Lorain Flower Store for practically 50 years on West twenty first avenue in Lorain.
She died Feb. 12 at age 95.
Her household threw an end-of-summer social gathering to rejoice her life and the town she liked on Sept. 4 at Black River Touchdown.
“My mother liked Lorain,” stated her son, James. O. Bonaminio. “She taught me find out how to be what I’m, molded me to what I’m and I’m very grateful.”
The celebration included dwell music by in style band Evil Methods, meals distributors and dancing in honor of the legacy Bonaminio left behind.
The free occasion started at 5 p.m.
Rozzi Fireworks provided Italian fireworks.
The celebration was sponsored by the Lorain Port and Financing Authority, the town of Lorain, Foremost Road Lorain, Heidelberg Distributing and Jungle Jim’s Worldwide Market.