Re: Berarducci in North America
Joseph A. Berarducci, 91, of 1719 Plum , died Thursday morning at St. Vincent Health Center after an extended illness.
Born in Rocca Pia, Italy, he came to the United States in 1901 and lived in West Newton, (Westmoreland County, ) Pa. before moving to Erie 54 years ago.
He had last worked at Lord Manufacturing Co. for the five years before his retirement 16 years ago.
Surviving are his wife: Bettina Leone Berarducci; seven sons, Edward, Eli, eugene, Domenick, Americo, Arthur and Frank, and a daughter Mrs. Anthony (Florida) DiEugenio all of Erie; 11 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
Friends may call at the St. George Funeral Home, 628 W. 18th, Saturday and Sunday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and are invited to attend services there Monday at 8 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Paul's Church at 9 a.m.
Interment will be in Clavary Cemetery.
Erie Times News Oct 11, 1975
Did the A in his name stand for Achilles?