Jennie Trani Aug. 22, 1917-Jan. 2, 2013
Jennie Trani, a woman of service, passed away peacefully on January 2nd. She was preceded in death by parents, Georgio and Maria D'Ambrosi, her spouse of 65 years Anthony; brothers Nick (Mary), Joe (Connie) and Tony D'Ambrosi and sisters Marianne and Annie D'Ambrosi. She is survived by her sister Yolanda (Rudy) Baie, brother Mario (Kay) D'Ambrosi, sister-in-law Bernadette Trani, son Joe (Jovita), daughter Carmella (Arno) Zwarg, grandsons Michael (Kristen) and Marc and great-grandson Luc and several nieces and nephews. She was a sales clerk, cashier and bookkeeper for Trani's Shoe Repair, assisting her husband Anthony and brother-in-law John, in the business for over 40 years. She was an original member of The Legion of Mary Ministry at Holy Trinity Catholic Church and was active as a volunteer at the Little Sisters of the Poor for over 30 years. She was a member of the Yarn Angels for the last 15 years. At the age of 84, she began tutoring reading and math at Bandini Elementary School and continued until November of 2012. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Little Sisters of the Poor, 2100 S. Western Avenue, San Pedro, CA 90732. A Rosary will be held on Monday, 9:30 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m. Both services will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Church followed by interment at Green Hills Memorial Park. Please sign the guestbook at mcnerneysmortuary.com and dailybreeze.com.
Published in Daily Breeze from January 4 to January 6, 2013