Bessie Antolini

Bessie Antolini (Catania)

July 17, 1921 - Nov. 27, 2013


Bessie Antolini (Catania) passed away gracefully on November 27, 2013.  She was 92 years old.


Bessie was born in SF North Beach district to Mary Manascalco Catania and Michael Catania.  Wife to Virgilio Antolini (deceased).  Soft spoken, free spirited, loving Mom to Loretta Antolini Bracco and Juliane Antolini.  Grammie to William and Steven Bracco and Michael McPeake.


A celebration of life is being held on Sunday, December 22, 2013 1-4 pm at Loretta's home.  Contact daughters for directions.  Donations may be made to Petaluma Hospice or Petaluma Elks Lodge #901.


Published in San Francisco Chronicle on Dec. 19, 2013