|Birth: ||Mar. 9, 1889|
|Death: ||Sep. 1, 1954|
Married 21 April 1912 to Calogera Plaia in Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas.
Born in Gibellina, Trapani, Sicily, Italy.
Son of Francesco DiGirolamo and Margherite Bonino of Gibellina, Trapani, Sicily, Italy.
Father of Margherite DiGirolamo, Frank DiGirolamo, Rosalia DiGirolamo and Mary DiGirolamo.
The Port Arthur News - September 1, 1954:
Thomas DiGirolamo Expires at Age 65
Thomas DiGirolamo, 65, died today at 7 a. m. after a lingering illness in the home of a daughter, Mrs. Margaret Maranto of 701 West 14th street. Mr. DiGirolamo owned and operated a grocery store at the same address before his illness.
A native of Italy, Mr. DiGirolamo came to Beaumont at the age of 17. He moved to Port Arthur in 1912 and was naturalized in 1925.
Rosary will be recited tonight at 8 o'clock in Grammier-Oberle chapel.
Requiem high mass will be sung Thursday at 9 a. m. in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic church by the Rev. P. Fernandez, pastor. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial park under the direction of Grammier-Oberle Funeral home.
In addition to Mrs. Maranto, Mr. DiGirolamo is survived by his wife, Mrs. Carrie DiGirolamo; two other daughters, Mrs. Rose Lee Cappadonna and Mrs. Mary Burns; on son, Frank DiGirolamo, all of Port Arthur; three brothers, Santo DiGirolamo of Beaumont and Peter and Anthony DiGirolamo of Italy, and six grandchildren.
Calogera Plaia DiGirolamo (1892 - 1968)*
Margaret Girolamo Maranto (1913 - 1998)*
Frank Girolamo (1915 - 1989)*
Rosalia Girolamo Cappadonna (1917 - 2003)*
Mary Girolamo Burns (1926 - 2010)*
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Created by: Kerry G
Record added: May 24, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5480546