|Birth: ||Dec. 15, 1918|
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 2006|
Lewis V. Accorsi
Age 87, a devoted husband, father and grandfather died peacefully at home on Monday, January 9, 2006 after an extended illness.
He was born in West Deer, PA, son of the late John and Mary (Bellini) Accorsi. A graduate of Goldey Business College, Lewis was a partner in the family business, John Accorsi & Sons Mushrooms. He was happiest when spending time with his family and friends. An avid Phillies fan, baseball was his favorite pastime and in his youth, played for the Toughkenamon team.
Lewis was predeceased by his brother, Albert; and sister, Armedia DiMattie. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Louise (DiSabatino) Accorsi; 2 sons, 2 daughters, 9 grandchildren, and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Saturday morning at 10:30 am at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, 7200 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin. Entombment will be in Cathedral Cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Saturday morning from 9:30-10:30 am.
Obituary - The News Journal 01/12/2006
1930 West Deer, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Census:
John Accorais 44 1886 italy
Mary Accorais 30 1900
Albert Accorais 13 1917
Lewis Accorais 11 1919
Armedia Accorais 7 1923
Elizabeth Pellini 16 1914 sister-in-law PA
Nick Sauarcia 39 1891 boarder
De Santis Sabatino 43 1887 boarder
Frank Testa 47 1883 boarder
live on farm: no
age of first marriage: 29
attend school or college since 1929: no
Read or write: no
Place of Birth: Italy for self/father/mother
Census information from Ancestry.com
Birth information from the U.S. Social Security Death Index.
New Castle County
Created by: CindyS
Record added: Oct 13, 2006
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