Emilio "Bill" Aquilante

Aquilante, Emilio "Bill" 82, of Deerfield Beach, Fl. passed away peacefully at the home of his sister, Irene and brother-in-law, Jim Peskin of Boca Raton, FL on Sunday, October 7, 2012. He was the son of the late Joseph and Nora (Valessi) Aquilante and was the brother of the late Matthew Aquilante and Joseph Aquilante, Jr. of Johnston, RI. He is survived by a sister, Victoria Jantzen and husband, Dalton, of Albuquerque, NM, and many nieces and nephews. Bill was a U.S. Marine with three medals during the Korean War and was a member of the VFW. Arrangements are private. Donations to Hospice By The Sea, 1531 W. Palmetto Pk. Rd, Boca Raton, Fl 33486.

Published in Sun-Sentinel on Oct. 9, 2012