How fans can honor ‘Mob Wives’ star Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola
NEW YORK — As “Mob Wives” star Big Ang is laid to rest Monday, her final wish has been revealed: that fans wishing to honor her memory would donate to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
This according to her verified Twitter account, which thanked fans for their love and support in the wake of the 55-year-old reality TV star’s death last week from stage 4 brain and lung cancer.
Born Angela Raiola, the New York native and larger-than-life personality was remembered by her neighbors as “incredibly kind,” and countless celebrities and fans have shared stories painting her as a generous individual.
Click here to donate to the hospital.
Raiola’s funeral was held Monday morning at the Basilica of Regina Pacis in Brooklyn, according to the funeral home. She’ll be buried at Resurrection Cemetery in Staten Island.
Fans are invited to leave condolence notes and tributes on the Scarpaci Funeral Home website, here.