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Lou Mozzini

1927 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Lou Mozzini Obituary
LOU MOZZINI 2-3-1927 to 5-26-2016 Born in San Jose, Ca. Lou Mozzini grew up in St. Helena, Ca. where his father was wine maker for Christian Brothers' Winery. An excellent athlete, Lou was a member of the "Carpy Gang" and competed in numerous athletic events throughout Northern Ca. Lou enlisted and served in the Marine Corps during WWII, and served tours in China. Coming home Lou attended and graduated from Chico State University in 1952 and received his MS at San Jose State. He spent 37 years in elementary education emphasizing phy-sical education and health. As president of California Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (CAPHERD) he spent untold hours fighting for mandatory Physical Education. He believed in Fit Kids. Lou married Mari Santos in June of 1952. Lou will be deeply missed by his wife, son Paul Mozzini, daughter Lisa Mozzini-McDill, son-in-law Ken McDill, grandchildren, Amy, Zach, Scott McDill, sister, Ann Ratto, nephew, David/Linda Ratto. Proceeded in death by father and mother, Emilio/Cristina Mozzini and brother-in-law, Raymond Ratto. Celebration of life at Our Divine Savior 11 am on June 11, 2016. In lieu of flowers contributions may be sent to Victor House, "vets helping vets" or .
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on June 8, 2016
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