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 Peter Lepre

Peter Lepre

Birth
Italy
Death 24 Mar 1916 (aged 75)
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 92761353 · View Source
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Printed in Daily Herald, Biloxi, MS on 3/24/1916:

"PETER LEPARI(sic) PASSES AWAY"

"Peter Lepari(sic), aged 76 years, a native of Italy and resident of Biloxi for the past thirty-one years, died in New Orleans this morning at 8:30 o'clock following a lengthy illness. The funeral of the deceased will take place Saturday afternoon at 4 o'clock from the late residence, 888 Fayard street. Services will be held in the Church of the Nativity and interment will be in the Biloxi cemetery. Mr. Lepari came to America when but 12 years of age, arriving at New Orleans and from that city he came to Biloxi where he made his home and reared a family of twelve children. Mr. Lepari was a prominent boatman and was well and favorably known along the gulf coast and in New Orleans as well as in this city, and he is survived by a wide circle of friends. Surviving him are five daughters and four sons. His daughters are Mrs. Tony Bernich, Mrs. Jno. Bernich, Mrs. Peter Cazeaux, Mrs. P. Parker and Mrs. Claude Taylor. His sons are Joe, Peter, Salvadore and Ormond(sic). The remains will be brought to this city tonight arriving on the 8:23 o'clock train and taken to the late residence of deceased, 888 Fayard street, from which place the funeral will take place on tomorrow afternoon."


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  • Maintained by: Carmella Seymour
  • Originally Created by: AHurst
  • Added: 29 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92761353
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Lepre (21 Jan 1841–24 Mar 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92761353, citing Biloxi City Cemetery, Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Carmella Seymour (contributor 47113398) .