DiBiase, Iside Maria Liberato

Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Iside DiBiase
Iside DiBiase

Iside Maria Liberato DiBiase, 68, passed away on Tuesday, February 19, 2013. 

She was born in Raiano, Italy, and moved to the United States when she was a child. Iside was a wonderful and loving wife, mother and friend. Over the years she enjoyed traveling to her home in Italy where she is loved by many. 

Iside is survived by her husband of 47 years, Isidoro DiBiase; two daughters, Daniela Williams of Mocksville, N.C., and Elizabeth DiBiase of Denver; and one son, David DiBiase of Chattanooga; granddaughters, Meghan and Stephanie Williams; and two sons-in-law, Michael Williams and Jeff Guay.   

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at St. Jude Catholic Church in Hixson.  

In honor of her memory, you can make a donation to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. 

Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.  

Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.




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