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Val Jansante
Birth: Sep. 27, 1920
La Belle
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 2008
Monongahela
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA

Professional Football Player. He was born Valerio Richard Jansante and played at the offensive and defensive end positions for six seasons (1946 to 1951) in the National Football League with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers. After playing collegiate football at Duquesne and Villanova Universities, he was chosen in the 10th round of the 1944 NFL Draft. He served in the United States Navy during World War II, before appearing in 68 NFL games. He had 155 receptions for 2,356 yards with 14 touchdowns and achieved All Pro status in 1947. Jansante was inducted into the Duquesne University Sports Hall of Fame in 1975. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Germanio Jansante (1891 - 1977)
  Pauline Diacenzo Jansante (1887 - 1989)
 
 Children:
  Valerio Richard Jansante (1947 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Val Jansante (1920 - 2008)
  Eva Jansante Gust (1922 - 1992)*
  Cecilia D Jansante Morris (1923 - 1974)*
  Germanio Jansante (1926 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Lukes Cemetery
Ellsworth
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Oct 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30298913
Val Jansante
Added by: God Bless & R.I.P. ~ Daughter Of An Angel ~
 
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