3/10/1925 - 7/8/2013
Lucille JoAnn Casazza passed away peacefully on July 8, 2013 at her home in Auburn, Calif., She was 88.
Lucille was born March 10, 1925 in San Francisco, to Francesco Machi and Giovannina Balestrieri. She was the youngest of six children.
Lucille attended all of her school years in San Francisco and graduated from Galileo High School in 1943.
She married Alfred Ernest Casazza on March 2, 1946 in San Francisco and they loved each other for 49 years.
Lucille had a zest for life and enjoyed spending time with her family.
She enjoyed the trip of a life time when she visited Germany and Italy in 2002 with her children.
She is survived by four children: sons, David Casazza (Gregory), Alfred Casazza, Jr. (Debby), daughter, Carol Fabyunkey (Hilary); seven grandchildren and 5-1/2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Alfred Casazza; and five siblings.
A Rosary will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at Chapel of the Hills, 1331 Lincoln Way, Auburn, Calif.
A Mass will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Saint Theresa of Avila Catholic Church, 11600 Atwood Road, Auburn, CA.