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 Merlita Gargullo

Merlita Gargullo

Birth
Philippines
Death 14 Jul 1966 (aged 23)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Unknown
Plot Remains returned to the Philippines
Memorial ID 5860194 · View Source
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Murder Victim. The daughter of Dr. A.G. Gargullo of Naujan, Oriental Mindoro province. Merlita was a 1964 graduate of Arellano University school of Nursing, she was an exchange student who came from the Philippine Islands to train at South Chicago hospital for two years. A 23 year old young woman who was strangled and stabbed and found laying next to another slain exchange student Valentina Paison. A memorial mass was held for both exchange students before their bodies were returned to there native land.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 19 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5860194
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Merlita Gargullo (1 Sep 1942–14 Jul 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5860194, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Unknown.