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 Roy Giuseppe Sordi

Roy Giuseppe Sordi

Madera, Madera County, California, USA
Death 31 Jan 2005 (aged 89)
Burial Madera, Madera County, California, USA
Memorial ID 100110119 · View Source
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California Birth Index: Roy J Sordi was born on 17 Mar 1915 in Madera County, mother's maiden name Solaro.

1930 census of Howard, Madera, California p5B: Roy Sordi, age 15, born in California, parents born in Italy, listed with parents, Abrams, 43 & Madeline, 37.

1940 census of Judicial Township 3, Madera, California p10A: Roy Sordi, age 25, born in California, lived in the same place in 1935, building carpenter, listed with wife, Grace, 23 and daughter, Evonte, 3. [Many Sordi families in a row.]

SS Death Index: Roy G Sordi, born on 17 Mar 1915, died on 31 Jan 2005 at age 90, last residence Madera County, California, SS#546-12-1942 issued in California.

Obit from Jay Chapel: "Mr. Roy G. Sordi passed away on Monday, January 31, 2005 at the age of 89. He was a native and life long resident of Madera. He attended Madera Schools and graduated from Madera High School, class of 1934. He served his country in the US Army during World War II in the Pacific Theater. He was a bus driver for Madera High School, a restaurant and bar manager for the Madera Golf and Country Club and worked as a carpenter in residential and commercial construction for 50 years. He was a life member of the Madera VFW Post #1981 and a member of the Madera Elks Lodge #1918. Roy was an avid dancer and played the accordion in his own dance band from 1940-1955.

Roy was preceded in death by his wife Grace in 1989.

He is survived by his children Roy "Rookie" Sordi and his wife Darleen of Napa, CA., Evonne Gilman and her husband Virgil of San Jose, CA. and Royann Cappelluti and her husband Jim of Madera. He is the grandfather of Jim Wolfe, Christopher Wolfe, David Wolfe, John Stephenson, Laura Hinners, Robert Sordi, Bret Cappelluti and Jeff Cappelluti and the great grandfather of Noah and Adam Wolfe, Clayton, Calvin and Logan Hinners.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 3, 2005 from 2:00-8:00 PM at Jay Chapel in Madera. Funeral Services will be on Friday, February 4, 2005 at 11:00 AM at Jay Chapel, with burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery in Madera.

Remembrances may be made to the donor's favorite charity."

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