Anna Theresa <I>Ronga</I> Nitto

Anna Theresa Ronga Nitto

Death 19 Nov 1940 (aged 38)
Burial Hillside, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section 38; Block 15; Lot 7-8; Grave 3
Memorial ID 140902897 · View Source
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Frank and Rose Nitti divorced in 1928, and shortly thereafter he married Anna Ronga Nitti, daughter of a mob doctor and former neighbor of the Nittis in the 1920s.[1] The couple adopted a son, Joe from Georgia Tann

Name: Anna Theresa Nitto
Event Date: 19 Nov 1940
Event Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Gender: Female
Age: 38
Birth Year (Estimated): 1902
Birth Date: 21 Feb 1902
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Father's Name: Gaetano Rongo
Father's Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Hughes
Mother's Birthplace: Wales, England
Occupation: Housewife
Residence Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Spouse's Name: Frank
Burial Date: 22 Nov 1940
Burial Place: Proviso, Cook, Illinois
Cemetery: Mt. Carmel

Date: Saturday, November 23, 1940
Paper: Omaha World Herald (Omaha, NE)
Page: 14
Frank Nitti's wife Has Elaborate Rites
Chicago, ILL Nov 22
Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Nitto, wife of Frank (the Enforcer) Nitto, also known as Nitti, were held today in St. Charles Borromeo's church here. Sixteen carloads of floral wreaths, with an estimated worth of one thousand dollars were in the funeral procession. Nitti, who is suffering from a heart ailment, was present, dressed in black and wearing spectacles. Their son, Joseph, 8 years old, is attending school in Miami, Fla. Mrs. Nitto died in Mercy Hospital Monday night. She was 38 years old.

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