|Birth: ||May 22, 1912|
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 2009|
LOUIS V. CURCIO, 97
World War II veteran; truck driver
Louis V. Curcio, 97, passed away on Monday, Oct. 12, 2009, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Newfield and was the son of the late Rose (Zito) and Vincent Curcio.
Louis served in the U.S. Army during World War II. In 1941, he received basic training at Fort Dix and served as an ambulance driver and medic in California, Washington and Virginia. He was stationed at Teshima Base near Toyko, Japan, and served with the 935th Aviation Engineers in Okinawa. Upon his honorable discharge from the Army in 1946, he had earned the American Defense Ribbon, American Theater Ribbon, Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal and Victory Medal. Louis worked as a truck driver delivering fuel for Moore Fuels of Newfield for many years, and he also worked for Newfield Oil, now Bondy Oil.
He is survived by his wife, Rose (D'Amico) Curcio of Landisville; brothers, Fred Curcio, Albert Curcio and Edward Curcio, of Newfield; sister, Helen Juliana, of Minotola; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Jean and Charles Scapellato; sister-in-law, Anne Marchesano; sister-in-law, Emily Capabianco; and many nieces and nephews.
A church visitation will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday followed by a Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Queen of Angels Parish at Our Lady of Victories Church, 202 N.W. Boulevard, Landisville.
Interment will follow in Our Lady of Victories Cemetery, Landisville.
Arrangements are under the supervision of Rone Funeral Service, Vineland.
The family requests that donations may be made to the Landisville Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 303, Landisville, NJ 08326.
To send online condolences, please visit the funeral home's Web site at www.ronefuneralservice.com.
Vincenzo Curcio (1873 - 1970)
Rosa Zito Curcio (1884 - 1968)
Columba Curcio (1904 - 1992)*
Anthony Vincent Curcio (1909 - 1999)*
Louis V. Curcio (1912 - 2009)
Elizabeth Curcio Buono (1914 - 2002)*
Mary A Curcio (1920 - 2001)*
Albert B Curcio (1922 - 2012)*
James P Curcio (1923 - 1994)*
Edward Joseph Curcio (1926 - 2010)*
Our Lady of Victories Cemetery
New Jersey, USA
Created by: Keith Allen
Record added: Oct 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43200218