Olivia Catherine Cigainero, 92, was called to her heavenly rest Sunday, March 15, 2020. She was born March 4, 1928, in Tontitown to Leo Joseph and Lucy Marie Ceola Pianalto. She married the love of her life, C.J. (Cletus John) Cigainero, February 17, 1947, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Tontitown and was a member of St. Joseph since 1984. She was daughter to the original founders of the city of Tontitown. Olivia was a devoted wife, mother, and teacher. The rosary was a constant source of strength for Olivia. We will greatly miss her strong faith, prayers, and guidance.
She was preceded in death by her husband, C.J. Cigainero; one son, John Cigainero; and one daughter, Blanche Nelson.
Olivia is survived by nine daughters, Cecilia Stigall of Arlington, Texas, Mary Sconzert of Springdale, Arkansas, Donna Holleb of Arlington, Texas, Loretta Nothnagle of Arlington, Texas, Dolores Pennartz of Wichita Falls, Texas, Cynthia Cash of Fort Worth, Texas, Frances Woodmore of West Fork, Arkansas, Celeste Nelson of Arlington, Texas, and Justine Lee of Springdale, Arkansas; seven sons, Dennis Cigainero of Springdale, Arkansas, Mark Cigainero of Fort Worth, Texas, Mitchell Cigainero of Arlington, Texas; Raymond Cigainero of Euless, Texas, Joseph Cigainero of Fort Worth, Texas, Keith Cigainero of West Fork, Arkansas, and Marshall Cigainero of Springdale, Arkansas; one brother, Leonard Pianalto, and one sister, Juanita Coger, both of Springdale, Arkansas; forty-one grandchildren; thirty-four great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
Services will be private. Burial will be at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Tontitown.