The former Mary Kay Buckley and Mr. D'Isa were united in marriage at St. Edward’s Church in Youngstown on Dec. 30, 1950. They are charter members of St. Christine’s Church in Youngstown.
Out-of-town attendees included their daughter, Dr. Nancy Turner, her husband John, and son Jacob from Indiana; daughter Dr. Jane D'Isa-Smith, her husband Sean, sons Liam, Aidan and Sean Jr., and daughter Moira from Hudson; granddaughter Erin Turner Rotterman and her husband Cory from Chicago; and Dr. and Mrs. Charles Buckley, Mary Kay's brother and sister-in-law Peggy from Potomac, Md.
A veteran of World War II, Dr. D'Isa was on the engineering faculty at Youngstown State University for 45 years, and spent 35 as chairman of mechanical engineering prior to retiring in 1992.
Mary Kay is a well-known watercolor artist who has exhibited locally and nationally. She has had 46 years of teaching experience as an art supervisor in the Austintown Public Schools, and then as an adjunct art instructor at YSU.
DR. and MRS. FRANK A. D’ISA