|Death: ||Aug., 1932|
San Francisco County
SON OF FOUNDER OF GHIRARDELLI INTERESTS DIES
Fresno Bee, August 10, 1932
Native of Historic Hornitos In Mariposa County Death At San Francisco (By McClatchy Newspapers Wire)
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 10- Domingo Ghirardelli, 83, native of Hornitos , Mariposa County, pioneer San Francisco business man and wealthy chocolate and cocoa manufacturer, was dead here today after a six week illness.
Ghirardelli was associated with his father when the latter first opened a store in Mariposa County during the pioneer days. Later the elder Ghiradelli organized the Ghirardelli interest which became the largest west of the Mississippi.
Upon the death of his father the son succeeded to management of the holdings. He is survived by Mrs. Addie Cook Ghirardelli, Marysville, a son, two daughters and a sister.
Funeral services were to be held here to-day.
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Domenico Ghirardelli (1817 - 1894)
Carmen Alvarado Ghirardelli (1829 - 1887)
Created by: Lester Letson
Record added: Aug 02, 2009
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