Big Ang Honored With Mural in Staten Island

by Elizabeth VanMetre 7:33 AM PST, March 08, 2016
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Although Angela "Big Ang" Raiola passed away after a long battle with cancer, her family and friends are keeping her memory alive in a big way.

On Sunday, a large mural of the late Mob Wives star was revealed near Country Mouse, Raiola's sister Janine Detore's clothing boutique in Staten Island, New York.

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Designed and constructed by Danielle Mastrion and Vincent Santorella, the moral featured Raiola's face along with the quote, "I'm not here for a long time, just for a good time."

The unveiling was followed by emotional speeches from Detore and Mob Wives star Drita D'Avanzo, VH1 reports.

"#RIPAng Today was amazing family!!!," D'Avanzo wrote on an Instagram picture of the mural.

#RIPAng Today was amazing family!!! @janinedetore

A photo posted by Drita (@dritadavanzoladyboss) on

She also shared a snap planting a kiss on the very detailed artwork.

A kiss for a beautiful #Angel Love u my friend....xo

A photo posted by Drita (@dritadavanzoladyboss) on

"A kiss for a beautiful #Angel Love u my friend," she captioned the photo.

Big Ang was laid to rest on February 22 in her hometown of Brooklyn, New York.

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"Everyone was trying their best to be strong but it was a very, very sad day," a source tells ET of the funeral.

For details all the details of the memorial service, watch the video below.