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James Francis Altobello

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James Francis Altobello Obituary

James Francis Altobello, 99, of Martinsburg, WV, passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in Berkeley Medical Center.
Born September 26, 1914 in Beryl, WV, he is the son of the late Vito and Anna (DiMartino) Altobello.
He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
James retired from the US Civil Service Commission in July 1970. He was a US Army Veteran of WWII, where he served in the 542nd Engineer Boat and Shore Regiment, 2nd Engineer Special Brigade. He served in Australia, New Guinea, Phillipines, and Japan.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Ann (Farr) Altobello, who passed away in 2001; two sisters, Marie Brosnan and Antonia Chucci; and his brother, Ora Altobello.
He is the last of his immediate family.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews, and close friend Pauline Warner and family.
Friends will be received Thursday, October 3, 2013 from 5:30 – 7:00 PM at Rosedale Funeral Home. The rosary will be said at 7:00 PM.
Funeral Services will be 11 AM Friday, October 4, 2013 at Rosedale Funeral Home. Interment with Military Honors will follow in Rosedale Cemetery.
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Published in Mineral Daily News-Tribune from Oct. 3 to Oct. 10, 2013
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