Gerald Angelo AGAZZI

Gerald Angelo AGAZZI

Male 1932 - 2008  (76 years)

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  • Name Gerald Angelo AGAZZI  [2
    • Gerald A. Agazzi

      "Brother"

      Age 76. Wednesday, March 26, 2008 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home, with his family by his side. Born in Joliet, he was a lifelong Joliet area resident. Attended Joliet Township High School and Eliza Kelly Grade School. A Korean War U.S. Navy Veteran. Retired from McGrath Office Equipment, after over 45 years of service as an office equipment mechanic. An avid motorcycle enthusiast.

      Preceded in death by his parents, Peter and Rose (nee Bortoli) Agazzi; and his brother, Joseph in infancy.

      Survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Jean (nee Riggs) Agazzi of Joliet; one sister, Doris (late Louis) Bertani of Joliet; eight nieces, Mary Teresa Jostes, Susan Bertani, Amy (Jeff) Tomczak, Joyce (Mike) Skubic, Eileen (Todd) Jackson; Jackie (Bob) Wilson, Lisa Ray, and Brooke Adamowski; five nephews, L. Robert Bertani, Matthew (Kathy) Bertani and Peter (Andrea) Bertani; Tony Riggs and Daniel (Tammy) Riggs; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews also survive.

      With deepest appreciation from the Agazzi Family to Joliet Area Community Hospice, especially Barb, Monica, Pam, Vivica and Deacon Tom, your special care will always be remembered.

      Funeral Services for Gerald A. Agazzi will be Monday, March 31, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. from the funeral home chapel to the Church of St. Anthony for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his name to Joliet Area Community Hospice, the American Cancer Society or Parkinson's Research would be appreciated. Visitation Sunday 2-6 p.m. at:

      FRED C. DAMES FUNERAL HOME
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    Born 07 Feb 1932  Joliet, Will Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1940  Living with parents in Joliet, Will Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 26 Mar 2008  Joliet, Will Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, Will Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I01497  Main Tree
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2014 

    Father Peter Albino AGAZZI,   b. 25 Jun 1901, Numa, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1966, Joliet, Will, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Rose Alice BORTOLI,   b. 22 Jul 1904, Coal City, Grundy, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1990, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F12264  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jean RIGGS 
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F30598  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Gerald Angelo Agazzi Headstone
    Gerald Angelo Agazzi Headstone
    Gerald, the son of Peter Agazzi and Rose Bortoli, is the husband of Jean Riggs. He is buried in the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Will Co., Illinois.

    Created by: Jackie & Ralph
    Photo Added by: J. Edward Ross

  • Sources 
    1. [S6652] Obituary Notice for Gerald A. Agazzi.

    2. [S02906] Personal Information from Colleen Bortoli Gray.

    3. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.

    4. [S5731] 1940 Census Joliet, Will County, Illinois.