In Rememberance of Rosolino Ingargiola
Rosolino IngargiolaCarini, Italy November 16, 1911 ~ November 20, 2011 Date of Service: November 30, 2011
Rosolino Ingargiola, 100, died November 20, 2011 at home in Carini, Sicily. He was preceded in death by his wife of 72 years, Veronica Badalamenti Ingargiola in 2009.
He was born November 16, 1911, in Carini, son of the late Giuseppa Randazzo and Antonino Ingargiola. He served in the Italian Army during World War II. He came to America in 1971, settled in Dunmore and worked for Tunis Construction. He moved back to Sicily upon his retirement. While in America, he was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Church, Dunmore.
He loved God, his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving are four sons, Anthony and wife Joanne, Dunmore; Salvatore and wife Girolama; Giuseppe and wife Veronica; Giovanni and wife Concetta; all of Carini; a daughter Pina Paparelli and husband Frank, Archbald; nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Giovanni, Francesco and Salvatore; and two sisters, Giuseppa and Rosalia; all of Sicily.
The funeral was held on November 21 at Chiesa del Rosario, Carini.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, November 30 at 5:00 PM in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith Street, Dunmore.