The State Journal-Register, Springfield, Saturday, September 22, 1973, page 4 - OBITUARIES
Paris Rusciolelli, 81, of R.R. Sherman, a retired coal miner, died at 7 a.m. Friday at St. John's Hospital. A resident of Riverton most of his life, Mr. Rusciolelli was born in Italy, the son of Biagio and Zarafini Tarrenti Rusciolelli. Mr. Rusciolelli was a member of St. James Church at Riverton; Veterans World War I Barracks No. 185 and was a veteran of World War I. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Mary Howard of Springfield; three sons, Joe and Biagio both of Springfield; seven grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Cleonice Fulgenzi of Italy. Services will be at 9 a.m. Monday at St. James Church at Riverton. Rev. Cecil Kopp, OFM, will officiate and burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery, with Veterans World War I Barrack No. 185 conducting military services at grave. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Illinois State Journal, Springfield, Tuesday, August 6, 1968, page 4 - OBITUARIES
Mrs. Nunzia Rusciolelli, 97, the oldest resident of Riverton, died at 2:30 p.m. Monday at St. John's Hospital. A resident of Riverton for 70 years, Mrs. Rusciolelli was born in Italy, the daughter of Nichola and Mary Cardinale Fulgenzi. Her husband, Ralph died Aug. 25, 1929. She was a member of St. James Church, Riverton; and a charter member of St. Anthony's Guild. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. William Antonacci of Riverton; one son, James Sr. of Riverton; nine grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. James Church, Riverton, with Rev. Ewald Oswald OFM officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. The body is at Staab Funeral Home.
Peoria Journal Star, Died: July 17, 1948 - OBITUARIES
Funeral services for Mrs. Nunzia Rusciolelli, 84, who died Saturday morning at the home of her son, Joseph Rusciolelli, 1212 N. Adams St. where she had made her home, will be held at 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Boland Mortuary and St. Mary's Cathedral at 9. The Rev. Murray V. Haas will officiate and interment will be in St. Joseph's cemetery. Friends may call at the mortuary after noon today and the Rosary will be recited at 8 tonight. Mrs. Rusciolelli, who had lived in Peoria 30 years, was the widow of Nickoles Rusciolelli, whom sh married in Italy in 1888. Surviving are her husband, two sons, a sister, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Rusciolelli Sr., James E.
The State Journal-Register, Springfield, Thursday, July 11, 1974, page 37 - OBITUARIES
James E. Rusciolelli Sr., 69, of 605 E. Spaulding St., Riverton, died at 7:35 a.m. today at Memorial Medical Center. He was born of Raphael and Nunzia Fulgenzi Rusciolelli. He was married to Myrtle Jones Dec.31, 1934 and was a resident of Riverton most of his life, retiring from Amrhein Bakery after 28 years of service. Mr. Rusciolelli was a member of the Riverton United Methodist Church; Riverton Union Lodge No. 786, AF&AM; a tax assessor for Clear Lake Township; charter member of the Riverton Lions Club; charter member of Riverton Community Bank, a vice-president of the bank and member of the board of directors; a partner in the J&W Car Wash at Riverton; member of the Riverton Volunteer Fire Department; ex-mayor of Riverton and served on the Riverton Village Board for 14 years. Surviving are his wife, Myrtle; tow daughters, Mrs. James (Darlene) Schermerhorn of Springfield and Mrs. Gerald (Mary Irene) Timm of Sherman; two sons, James E. Rusciolelli, Jr. of Riverton and William T. Rusciolelli of Dawson; four grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. William (Mary) Antonacci of Riverton; several nieces and nephews. Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Riverton United Methodist Church, Rev. Cyril M. Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Illinois State Journal, August 1, 1975, page 24 - OBITUARIES
Nick Frasco, 60, of R.R. 5 died at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at his residence. A resident of Springfield most of his life. Mr. Frasco was a member of St. Aloysius Church and of Teamsters Local 916. He was born on Jan. 16, 1915 the son of Nunzio and Dellitta Antonacci Frasco. He was a retired driver from Scherer Freight Lines where he worked for 20 years. He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Tony Frasco of Springfield; six sisters, Misses Angela "Nan" and Gilda Frasco, Mrs. Edith Cellini, Mrs. Celia Orback and Mrs. Mary Harris, all of Springfield and Mrs. Linda Evans of Browning, three brothers. John R. "Jack," John T. and Claude, all of Springfield, an aunt, several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Aloysius Church with Rev. Robert Franzen officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Frasco, Angela N.
The State Journal-Register, April 6, 1991, page 4 - OBITUARIES
Angel Nan Frasco of Springfield died at 5:15 a.m. Thursday at St. John's Hospital. She was born Dec. 12, 1911, in Calascio, Italy, the daughter of Antonio and Maria Taranta Frasco. Preceding her in death were two brothers, Claudio and Nick Frasco; two sisters, Edith Cellini and Linda Evans; and one nephew, Bob Cellini. Miss Frasco retired from the state Prison Review Board. She was a member of St. Aloysius Church. Surviving are two brothers, John Tristano "Trig" Frasco and John Frasco, both of Springfield; three sisters, Gilda Frasco, Mary Harris and Celia Ackerman, all of Springfield; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Aloysius Church, with the Rev. Richard Chiola officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Frasco Harris, Mary M.
The State Journal-Register, January 4, 1995, page 8 - OBITUARIES
Mary M. Frasco Harris of Springfield died Tuesday at her daughter's home in Springfield. Mrs. Harris was born in Toluca, the daughter of Antonio and Maria Taranta Frasco. Mrs. Harris was employed by the state Department of Rehabilitation Services for more than 30 years. She also worked at Sagamo Electric and part time at Vic's Pizza. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and the Roman Cultural Society Women's Auxiliary. Survivors: two daughters, Gale O'Neal and Cheri Wehmhoff, both of Springfield; three grandchildren; a brother, John T. "Trig" Frasco of Springfield; and two sisters, Gilda "Jill" Frasco and Mrs. Sidney (Celia) Ackerman, both of Springfield. Services: Mass, 10 a.m. Friday, St. Joseph's Catholic Church. the Rev. Patrick Render officiating. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Kirlin-Eagan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Illinois State Journal, May 13, 1974, page 20 - OBITUARIES
Mrs. Angelina Frasco, 89, of Riverton died at 8:05 a.m. Sunday at the All-American Convalescent Home. Mrs. Frasco was born in Calascio, Italy, the daughter of Domenic and Rose Agatucci Lozzi. She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael, one son, Louis, and one daughter, Rose. She was a member of St. James Church, Riverton, and St. Anthony's Guild. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Helen Antonnaci of Riverton and Mrs. Lorena Lomprez of Springfield; two sons, John J. of Riverton and Michael of Chicago; 13 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren. Services will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday at St. James Church, Riverton, Rev. Cecil Kopp, OFM officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Frasco, George J.
The State Journal-Register, October 18, 1992, page 17 - OBITUARIES
George J. "Frenchy" Frasco,85, of Riverton died at 5 a.m. Saturday at his residence. He was born April 25, 1907, in Riverton, the son of Carmine and Domenica Frasco. He ws preceded in death by five brothers, William, Peter, Anthony, John and Joseph, and two sisters, Anna Cardoni and Alvira Egizii. Mr. Frasco was co-owner of Italian-American Importing Co. He was a member of St. James Church and Knights of Columbus Council 3914, both of Riverton. He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in Europe. Surviving are a sister, Mary Frasco of Riverton, five nephews, five great-nephews and nine great-nieces. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. James Catholic Church, Riverton with the Rev. David Lantz officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Kirlin-Eagan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Frasco, John B.
The State Journal-Register, October 9, 1979, page 23 - OBITUARIES
John B. (Jack) Frasco, 78, of Riverton died at 5:40 a.m. Monday at Lewis Memorial Christian Village. He was born in Riverton the son of Carmine and Domenica Frasco. Mr. Frasco was co-owner of the Italian-American Importing Co. and was a member of St. James Church in Riverton. One breother, William A., preceded him in death on June 12, 1979. Surving are two sisters, Mrs. Anna Cardoni and Miss Mary Frasco, both of Riverton; one brother, George J. (Frenchy) Frasco of Riverton; several nieces and nephews. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. James Church with the Rev. Cecil Koop officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Peoria Journal Star, November 1, 1943, page 12 - LOUIS CARDINAL TAKEN BY DEATH - RITES WEDNESDAY FOR RETIRED GROCER
Louis Cardinal, 89, retired groceer, died at 7:40 p.m. Sunday at his home at 313 East Republic Street. Mr. Cardinal was born in Calascio, Italy, on Sept. 25, 1854, a son of John and Irene Fulgenzi Cardinal. He married Marie Capranico in Italy 54 years ago, and they came to America 46 years ago. He had lived in Peoria for the last 26 years and operated a grocery store at Second Avenue and Saratoga Street until his retirement about 20 years ago. He was a member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church. Surviving are his wife; one son, John Cardinal of Peoria; six daughters, Mrs. Dominic Colmac, Mrs. Adam Bartolo, Mrs. Joseph Rusciolelli, Miss Mary Cardinal and Miss Ida Cardinal, all of Peoria, and Mrs. Toni Fulgenzi of Springfield; 21 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Boland Mortuary at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday and at St. Bernard's Church at 9. The Rev. M.P. Sammon will officiate and burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Friends will be received at the mortuary Tuesday afternoon and evening. The rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Tuesday.