Umberto Eco

Jan 5, 1932 – Feb 19, 2016 (Age 84)


Umberto Eco, the Italian author of "The Name of the Rose," died Feb. 19, 2016, of cancer, according to The Associated Press. He was 84. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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i am still in shock. i could not imagine that one day there wouldn't be a new novel by umberto eco!! thank you for all the gifts. rest in peace.

Le mie più profonde condoglianze alla famiglia di Eco per la perdita di Umberto. Il Dio della comodità aiutare a superare questo momento difficile. (2 Corinzi 1: 3,4)

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

A talented author and loving family man has touched the lives of many with his winsome words. Find comfort in knowing that God has put into motion a loving purpose for all our loved ones because he cares for us. (John 3:16)

May the scriptures bring Peace and Comfort to family and friends. 1 PETER 5: 6,7.

My family express sincere condolence during this time of loss.
Words of his life reflect's a legacy of service & a desire to live life to the full.
May now the words of the Greatest Educator of mankind, comfort your family, with the future hope.
When none will suffer sickness, pain or sorrow.
{John 6:40}

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

I feel deep sorrow to hear the loss of this great intellectual man. Our world lost a great value. Rest In Peace Umberto.