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Guy Matarelli
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1916
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 2008
Peoria Heights
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

PEORIA HEIGHTS, IL - Guy Matarelli, 92, of Peoria Heights passed away at 4:40 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, 2008, at his residence.

Born on Sept. 19, 1916, in Toluca, Ill., to Adam and Jenny Bartolomucci Matarelli, he married Rosetta Fulgenzi on June 27, 1945, in Springfield, Ill. She survives.

Also surviving are one son, James (Colleen) Matarelli of Peoria; two daughters, Carol (Carl) Cox of Northbrook and Diane (Gary) Bussman of Peoria; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Also surviving are one brother, Robert Matarelli of Chicago, and one sister-in-law, Edith Matarelli of Peoria.

Guy was preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.

He worked in his family operated grocery store in Peoria Heights for 54 years until it closed in 1978.

Guy served in the Army during WWII and flew 40 missions in the South Pacific.

He was a 1934 graduate of Spalding Institute and lifelong member of St. Thomas Catholic Church.

Entombment will be in Resurrection Mausoleum.

Published in the Peoria Journal Star on 9/22/2008
Family links: 
  Adam Matarelli (1885 - 1972)
  Glovanna Bartolomucci Matarelli (1891 - 1966)
  Rosetta Mary Fulgenzi Matarelli (1919 - 2014)*
  Elvira Arrisminia Matarelli Cicciarelli (1908 - 1998)*
  Gilda J. Matarelli (1910 - 2002)*
  Anita M Matarelli (1912 - 2007)*
  Julius A. Matarelli (1914 - 1995)*
  Guy Matarelli (1916 - 2008)
  Sylvia Matarelli Frank (1919 - 2000)*
  John A. Matarelli (1923 - 2002)*
  Robert E. Matarelli (1930 - 2013)*
*Calculated relationship
Resurrection Cemetery and Mausoleum
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Sep 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30172754
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