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Felix Joseph Bertucci

Death 23 Aug 1999 (aged 76)
Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Plot 55, 0, 252
Memorial ID 362797 · View Source
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Felix J. Bertucci: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Sun Herald, The (Biloxi, MS) - August 26, 1999
Deceased Name: Felix J. Bertucci
Funeral: 11 a.m. today at St. John, the Evangelist, Catholic Church in Gulfport.
GULFPORT --- Felix J. Bertucci, 76, died Monday, Aug. 23, 1999, in Gulfport.
Mr. Bertucci was born April 9, 1923, in Long Beach and was a lifelong resident of Harrison County. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a therapeutic recreational specialist, employed by the Veterans Administration for 34 years, retiring in August 1980. He was a life member of the Gulfport Elks Lodge BPOE 978, where he was selected Elk of the Year three times, was a life member of Knights of Columbus 1583, was a member of American Legion Post 119 and was a senior member of Gulfport Yacht Club. He served as a member of the Gulfport Recreation Commission. He served as ticket chairman for the Hospitality Bowl. He was a founding member of the Little League and Pony League Baseball Programs, and coached the Hancock Bank Pony League team for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Johnie and Catherine Bertucci; a sister, Annette Bertucci Centineo; and a brother, Pasqual A. Bertucci.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Reinike Bertucci; a son, Felix Bertucci Jr., both of Gulfport; a daughter, Jeannine Bertucci Sanders of Tampa, Fla.; two sisters, Felicia Bertucci Vann of Moss Point and Frances Bertucci Taylor of Biloxi; and three grandsons.
Visitation was held Wednesday evening at Riemann Funeral Home, 25th Avenue in Gulfport. A service will be at 11 a.m. today at St. John, the Evangelist, Catholic Church, where friends may call one hour before service time. Burial will be in Biloxi National Cemetery.
The family prefers memorials to St. John High School Athletic Fund, 620 Pass Road, Gulfport, MS 39501; or Salvation Army, P.O. Box 728, Gulfport, MS 39502-0728.
Page: A7
1999 The Sun Herald

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 362797
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Felix Joseph Bertucci (9 Apr 1923–23 Aug 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 362797, citing Biloxi National Cemetery, Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .