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Victor "Albert" Profughi
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Birth: Aug. 12, 1906
Blairsville
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1978
Richmond Heights
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

PARENTS: Secondo Profughi & Theresa Bertonaschi
MARRIED: Viola Calandra, June 25, 1927, Cleveland.
CHILDREN:
+ Alberta May Cimorell,
+ Terrance Secundo Profughi, 1946

Victor Albert was born on Aug. 12, 1906 in Penna. He had a brother John born in 1898 and sister Argesnide born in 1902, both born in Solignano, Italy and immigrated to their father in Eleanora, Penna. in June 1911.
As an adult, he went by his middle name of Albert.
Albert was 20 when he married Viola Calandra, she was 21, on June 25, 1927 at Holy Redeemer Church .
Their daughter Alberta was born in 1928 & son Terrance joined the family 18 years later in 1946.
From 1947 to 1956 Albert was a partner and plant superintendant of Royal Machine & Tool Co. He previously worked at White Motor Co., first in the welding dept. and then as head of education.
In 1956 he and Alberta bought Technical Metal which they owned and operated until their deaths.
They had been living at 3709 Fenley in Cleveland Hts. & been married 48 years when Viola died on March 14, 1975 at age 68 at Richmond Hts. General Hospital from acute pulmonary edema & pneumonia.
Albert continued to live on Fenley until he died three years later on Sept. 26, 1978 at St. Vincent Charity Hospital following emergency surgery for an aortic aneurysm at age 72. Both are buried at Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland, OH in Sec. 43, Lot 521. He was survived by his children, grandchildren Rayna, Randi & Cara, a great-grandchild and his brother John living in Penna.
He was a member of the Italian Cooperative Assoc. & the Fraternal Order of Eagles.

OBIT: CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER, 28 Sep 1978.
V. ALBERT PROFUGHI, beloved husband of the late Viola (nee Calandra), dearest father of Mrs. Ray Cimorell (Alberta) and Terence; devoted grandfather of Rayna O'Hara, Randi and Cara; great-grandfather of Trisha; dear brother of John (Pa).
The family will receive friends at The DiCicco & Sons Funeral Home, 15707 St. Clair Ave., Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass 9:30 a.m. Friday Sept 29 at Holy Redeemer Church.
 
 
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  Viola C. Calandra Profughi (1906 - 1975)
 
Burial:
Lake View Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 43 Lot 521-0
 
Maintained by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
Originally Created by: Auto Graver
Record added: Oct 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78147448
Victor Albert Profughi
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In remembrance from the genealogist doing the Calandra family history.
- Jane Duesler Iafelice
 Added: Dec. 15, 2012
 
 
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