On April 22, 2013 the world lost a saint as heaven gained an Angel. Giuseppe Pellegrini, 85, passed away peacefully at his long time home in St Helena, surrounded by family.
Giuseppe will be fondly remembered for his generosity, love, strength, and unfailing dedication to those he loved.
Giuseppe was born in Rio De Janeiro on 11/07/1927. He worked for American Terrazzo for 29 years.
Giuseppe is survived by his beloved wife Giuseppina of 55 years.
Giuseppe's memory will live on through his daughter Maria Vella (Steve), and his sons Robert (Rhonda) and Anthony(Elisabeth). He is also survived by six grandchildren Michael Pellegrini (Amy),Gina Dearmore (Kenny), Matthew and Ryan Vella, Jessica and Daniel Pellegrini (Robyn); Three great grandchildren Lily and Addison Dearmore, and Gianni Pellegrini; and a large extended family here, Boston, and in Italy.
A public visitation will be held on Thursday, April 25th from 5 pm to 7 pm with a Rosary at 7 pm at the St. Helena Catholic Church (Tainter and Oak in St. Helena). The Funeral Mass will be on Friday, April 26th at 11 am at the St. Helena Catholic Church.
All donations in Giuseppe's memory can be sent to Napa Valley Hospice & Adult Day Services at 414 South Jefferson Street. Napa, Ca 94559 or online at https://support.nvhads.org/
Please share your fond memories of Giuseppe at MorrisonFuneralChapel.com
He will truly be missed.