ROSE BAIO Age 93, of Valparaiso, passed away Thursday, January 22, 2004 at Whispering Pines Nursing Home, Valparaiso. Born in Sicily, Italy on January 29, 1910, daughter of the late Salvatore and Angela (nee Cocchiaro) Bruno. Formerly of Gary and Merrillville, IN. Member of St. Paul Catholic Church, member of Ladies Catholic Benevolent Association, and Princepessa Ladies Club. Survived by 2 daughters, Stephanie (Bernard) Morgano of Valparaiso and Rose Lewandowski of Mesa, AZ; son, Salvatore John (Joan) Verdi of Yorba Linda, CA; 13 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; 2 brothers, Felix (Adeline) Bruno of Wheeling, W. VA. and Sam Bruno from CA. She is preceded in death by husbands, John Verde and John Baio; also by son, Angelo P. Verde. Funeral Services Tuesday, January 27, 2004 from the Dykes Funeral Home, 10:30 A.M. for 11:00 Mass at Queen of Apostles Chapel, 1855 W. Harrison Blvd., Valparaiso. Rev. Joseph Pawlowski officiating. Burial Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville, IN. Visitation Monday, 3-8 P.M. Wake Service 5 P.M. at the Dykes Funeral Home, 2305 N. Campbell St., Valparaiso. Family wishes memorials to Whispering Pines Nursing Home, Valparaiso. Call for details, 219-462-3125
Published in the Post-Tribune (IN) on 1/25/2004.
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