Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: May 08, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 7

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Celestina Toigo, 88, of Orange, Calif., formerly of Springfield, died at 4:30 p.m. Friday at her residence.

 She was born Jan. 9, 1906, in Calascio, Italy, the daughter of Joseph and Maria Rosa DeMarco Ciota. She married

 Joseph B. Toigo in 1926; he preceded her in death in 1978. Also preceding her in death were two grandsons, Joseph M.

 Toigo in 1981 and Joseph R. Toigo in 1953.

 Mrs. Toigo was a resident of Springfield most of her life, having lived in Orange, Calif., for the last two years. She retired in

 1968 as an assembler and packer from Sangamo Electric after 25 years of service. She was a member of St. Frances

 Cabrini Church, the Altar and Rosary Society, and the Sangamo Electric Retirees.

 Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Wally (Louise) Poos of Springfield and Mary Rose Ross of Orange, Calif.; a son,

 Joseph R. Toigo of Ramsey; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Arrangements are

 pending.

 Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: September 01, 1996

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 11

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Mary G. Cervellone, 96, of Springfield died Friday at St. John's Hospice. She was born Jan. 14, 1900, in

 Calascio, Italy, the daughter of Alex and Nuzie Contasta Alessandrini. In 1916, she married Antonio Cervellone in Toluca;

 he died in 1967.

 

 A Springfield resident since 1918, Mrs. Cervellone was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and St. Anthony Club.

 Survivors: a son, Ted Cervellone of Springfield; two daughters, Mrs. Joseph (Isabel) DeLoney and Mrs. Charles (Rosina)

 McGrath, both of Springfield; 10 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers,

 Nicholas Alexander of Monte Bello, Calif., and William Alexander of Springfield; three sisters, Lillian Boelling, Anne

 Alexander and Tessie Owdom, all of Springfield; several nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass: 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at St.

 Joseph Catholic Church, the Revs. Patrick Render and Donald Wehnert officiating. Burial: Calvary Cemetery. Kirlin-Egan

 and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

                        

 

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: November 07, 1996

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 19

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Pasqualina A. "Pauline" McLerren, 76, of Springfield died Tuesday at St. John's Hospital.

 

 She was born July 26, 1920, in Calascio, Italy, the daughter of Gennaro and Nunzia Capranica. She married Charles

 Thomas McLerren in 1944; he died in 1985.

 Mrs. McLerren was employed by Sangamo Electric and worked as a chef at several establishments including Bechler's

 Tap, Trio Lounge, Red Coach Inn, VFW and Fiatallis. She retired from Canteen.

 She was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Blue Army, Rosary Guild, Roman Culture Women's Auxiliary and St.

 Anthony's Club.

 She was a resident of Springfield for many years.

 Survivors: two daughters, Mrs. Ronald (Nancy) Edwards and Anna Marie Hubbs, both of Springfield; four grandchildren; a

 great-grandchild; three brothers, Michael J., Pasquale and Edmund Capranica, all of Springfield; two sisters, Mrs. Fred

 (Mary) Hobbs of Phoenix and Mrs. Donald (Lu) Rose of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral

 Mass: 1 p.m. Friday at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, the Revs. John Eck and John Titus officiating. Burial: Calvary

 Cemetery.

 Kirlin-Egan and Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

 Headline: MARIA T. ROSCETTI

 Publication Date: May 03, 1995

 Source: Buffalo News

 Page: B7

 Subjects: 

 Region: New York

 Obituary: Maria T. Roscetti of Woodlawn Avenue died Tuesday (May 2, 1995) in Mount St. Mary's Nursing Home. She

 was 99.

 She was born in Calascio, Italy, and educated in her native country. She moved to Niagara Falls in 1928.

 She loved crocheting, knitting and taking religious pilgrimages to Europe.

 She was a member of Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church.

 Her husband, Silvio, died in 1955.

 Survivors include two sons, Armeto and John; a daughter, Norma Sicoli; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 339 22nd St., after

 prayers at 8:45 in Spallino-Amigone Funeral Home, 1300 Pine Ave. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Lewiston.

                                  

 

 

 Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: October 21, 1994

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 38

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Elizabeth A. Ippolito, 89, of Riverton died Thursday at St. John's Hospital.

 

 She was born Dec. 5, 1904, in Mount Carmel, the daughter of Charles H. and Alice Burkett

 Marx. She married Pasquale Ippolito in 1924; he died in July 1970.

 Mrs. Ippolito had been a resident of Riverton since 1921. She was a member of St. James

 Church in Riverton.

 Survivors: a daughter, Elizabeth M. Jockisch of Riverton; three sons, William D. and Vito C.

 Ippolito, both of Riverton, and Thomas C. Ippolito of Springfield; two grandchildren; two

 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

 Services: 10 a.m. Monday, Staab Funeral Home, the Very Rev. John Renken VG officiating.

 Burial: Camp Butler National Cemetery.                             

 

Headline: OBITUARIES

 Publication Date: November 12, 1996

 Source: The State Journal-Register Springfield, IL

 Page: 6

 Subjects: 

 Region: Illinois

 Obituary: Helen Harriet "Honnie" Whitehurst, 71, of Springfield died Sunday at St. John's

 Hospital.

 She was born Jan. 18, 1925, in Springfield, the daughter of Walter Thomas and Helen Nell

 Schultz Page. She married Delbert Whitehurst in 1944; he died in 1993.

 A lifelong Springfield resident, Mrs. Whitehurst worked as a housekeeper at St. Joseph's Home,

 retiring in 1995 after 30 years of service. Survivors: a daughter, Mrs. Harold (Lorraine) Jack of

 Springfield; three sons, Delbert D., Thomas K. and Robert M. Whitehurst, all of Springfield; a

 stepdaughter, Mrs. Roger (Linda) Cook of Sarasota, Fla.; 13 grandchildren; five

 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Hazel "Hade" Balazs and Mrs. James (Norma Jean "Jean")

 Graham, both of Ashland, and Mrs. Robert (Lura Lee "Lee") Viola of Riverton; and several

 nieces, nephews and cousins. Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Staab Funeral Home, Robert Green

 officiating. Private graveside services will be held at Calvary Cemetery. Lena E. Riggle