|Birth: ||Feb. 17, 1912|
|Death: ||Jan. 19, 1997|
PEORIA, IL - Donald E. Matarelli Sr., 84, of 2509 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive died at 9:06 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19, 1997, at Methodist Medical Center.
Born Feb. 17, 1912, in Toluca to Luca and Teresa Antonacci Matarelli , he married Joan P. Kelch on Nov. 3, 1951, in Peoria. She survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Donetta L. Jenn of Peoria and Sharon L. Ward of St. Louis; one son, Donald E. Jr., at home; two grandchildren; three brothers, Silvio and Luke, both of Peoria, and Frank of San Francisco; and two sisters, Jenny Kaufman and Irma Barden, both of Peoria. He was preceded in death by one brother and one sister. A Caterpillar Inc. employee for 35 years, he retired as a tool and die maker in 1974. He was a member of St. Mark's Catholic Church.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in West Peoria.
Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Tuesday, January 21, 1997
Joan P. Kelch Matarelli (1933 - 2010)*
Donald E. Matarelli (1960 - 2005)*
Saint Marys Cemetery
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Nov 17, 2010
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