April 25, 2013

Leisa Rena Talentino


— Ms. Leisa Rena Talentino, 46, of Satellite Beach, Fla., departed this life Wednesday morning, April 17, 2013, at her home.

Leisa was born July 9, 1966, in Dalton. She was a graduate of Southeast High School. She was preceded in death by her father, John Talentino.

She is survived by her mother and stepfather, Patsy and William Elliott of Satellite Beach, Fla.; sons and daughter-in-law, Gerald “Petey” and Brittany Pitocchelli of Baltimore, Md., Brandon Pitocchelli of Gainesville, Fla., and Edward Ty Dargis of Jenson Beach, Fla.; brother and sister-in-law, Roger and Sandra Hewitt of Dalton; sisters and brothers-in-law, Angela and Scott Kurkian, and Pamela and Jerry Patterson of Atlanta; aunt and uncles, Kathie and Lamar Earley, and Charles Patterson of Dalton; and several nieces and nephews.

Services to celebrate the life of Ms. Leisa Rena Talentino will be Monday at noon at Mobile Baptist Church in McCaysville.

Interment will follow in the church cemetery with Roger Hewitt, Derek Hewitt, Tylor Holloway, Brandon Pitocchelli, Petey Pitocchelli and Pete Pitocchelli serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday and Sunday from 5 to 9 p.m.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.pondersfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel, 138 Melrose Drive, Dalton; (706) 226-4002.