Rodolfo PALOMBIT

Male 1915 - 2003  (88 years)


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  • Name Rodolfo PALOMBIT 
    Born 22 May 1915  Cavasso Nuovo, Pordenone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 14 Feb 1920  Left Genoa, Italy on Jan. 28, 1920 on the S.S. Taormina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1930  Living with parents in Detroit, Wayne Co, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 15 Aug 2003  St Clair, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Notes 
    • Grosse Pointe News -

      Rudolph Palombit

      Died: Friday August 15, 2003

      Longtime Grosse Pointe resident Rudolph "Rudy" Palombit, 88, died on Friday, Aug. 15, 2003, while in residence at Georgian East Nursing Home in St. Clair Shores.

      Born in Cavasso Nuovo, Italy, Mr. Palombit grew up in Detroit.

      He started Palombit Construction Co. in 1945. Over the years, his company developed and built numerous residential and commercial properties in Grosse Pointe and the surrounding metropolitan area.

      In addition to his business interest, Mr. Palombit was involved with various social, professional and civic organizations.

      Mr. Palombit is survived by his wife of 65 years, Bernadette; his daughter, Christine Gallagher; his sons, Rudi (Christina) and Marc ( Elizabeth); his brother, Peter (Virginia); seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

      He was predeceased by his son, Richard; his brother, Louis; and sister-in-law, Irene.

      A funeral service was held on Wednesday, Aug. 20, at A.H. Peters Funeral Home in Grosse Pointe Woods. Father Bruno Picollo, regional superior of PIME Missionaries officiated.

      Memorial contributions may be made to the PIME Missionaries, 17330 Quincy, Detroit, MI 48221.
    Person ID I65350  Main Tree

    Father Riccardo PALOMBIT,   b. 22 Dec 1889, Cavasso Nuovo, Pordenone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Angela DEL RE,   b. 25 Oct 1893,   d. May 1983, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F26330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bernadette Angela BARE,   b. 19 Feb 1920, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Dec 2007, Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1939  [1
    Children 
     1. Rudolph J. PALOMBIT  [Natural]
     2. Christine PALOMBIT  [Natural]
     3. Richard Albet PALOMBIT,   b. 27 Jul 1940,   d. 06 Sep 1986, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [Natural]
     4. Marc P. PALOMBIT,   b. 31 Oct 1957, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Oct 2007, St Clair, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [Natural]
    Family ID F26331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 May 1915 - Cavasso Nuovo, Pordenone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 14 Feb 1920 - Left Genoa, Italy on Jan. 28, 1920 on the S.S. Taormina Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S04372] "Valentino Bortoli Report" by Francesco Pontello.

    2. [S01811] Ancestry.com: New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.

    3. [S01472] 1930 Census Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

    4. [S01818] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index.