|Birth: ||Nov. 10, 1904|
Provincia di Avellino
|Death: ||Sep. 28, 1972|
Louis Verace, 67, 816 Park Ave., died at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, 1972, in Swedish-American Hospital after a long illness.
Born Nov. 10, 1904, in Santo Stefano Del Sole, Italy, son of Mrs. and Mrs. Luigi Verace. Lived 51 years in Rockford, coming here from Italy. Married to the former Olympia Romano in Italy, Aug. 16, 1962.
Self-employed as a mechanic for 40 years.
Survivors include: his widow; two daughter, Louise Verace, Florida, Mrs. Richard McClelland, Atlanta, Ga., a stepdaughter, Tecla DiVido, Rockford; six grandchildren; one brother, Vincenzo (Jim) Verace, Rockford.
Services at 9 a.m. Monday in the GASPARINI & OLIVERI FUNERAL HOME, 707 Marchesano Drive, with a memorial service at 9:3- a.m. in Calvary Cemetery, with the Rev. Samuel Bonikowski, pastor of St. Anthony Church officiating. Burial in Calvary Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, with a wake service at 7:30 p.m.
Rockford Morning Star, October 1, 1972
Olimpia Romano Verace (1912 - 2013)
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Record added: May 30, 2013
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