Venerando P. DeNardi(1933 - 2012)

Venerando P. DeNardi
Vern was born in Vittorio Veneto, Italy. In his early twenties he moved to Kitimat, British Colombia, Canada where he worked in the mines and had two of his four sons, Franz and Angielo. In the late 1960's he moved to San Jose, California, where he drove trucks for Consolidated Freightliner and his third son John was born. In the 1970's he moved for the last time to Newcastle, California, and worked for over 20 years for R.C. Collett Construction as a water truck driver, and also had his fourth son Jamie. He retired in the late 90's, where he enjoyed taking care of his animals and the beautiful land he lived on in Newcastle.
Vern is survived by his sons Franz and his wife Diane, John and his wife Julie, Jamie and his wife Stacey, his grandchildren Michael and Ashley and a great-grandchild, Yanessa.
Vern was preceded in death by his wife, Kathy, and his son, Angielo.
A graveside service will be held at Newcastle Cemetery on Friday, November 16 at 12pm. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 17 at 2pm at Champs Pub in Newcastle, California.

Published in Gold Country Media Newspapers on Nov. 15, 2012