Posted by Cathy Gowdy on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:22:38 :
Wednesday, May 1, 1963
Frank John Cardellini of 101 Marin Street, San Rafael, who moved from San Francisco upon his retirement eight years ago, died at home yesterday. He was 73.
A native of Massa Carrara, Italy, he came to California at the age of 17. His first job was picking cherries in Santa Rosa. After that he worked a few months as a railroad section hand.
Then he got a job with the Pacific Box Co. in San Francisco. He worked there 32 years and another 13 years at the Atlas Box Co., as a saw operator.
He and his wife, the former Rose Giannini, a native of San Francisco, were married in 1912. The couple celebrated the 50th wedding anniversary last Sept. 21.
He was a member of the Club Italia of Marin County.
In addition to his wife, he leaves a daughter, Mrs. Angela Bravo of San Carlos; two sons, Roy Cardellini of San Francisco and Lawrence Cardellini of Albany; a brother, Casimiro Cardellini of San Rafael, and five grandchildren.
Funeral services are pending at Harry M. Williams Mortuary, San Rafael.
A Death Notice in the same paper adds that he was the grandfather of Denise and Dennis Cardellini, Cathleen, Stephen and Frederick Bravo, and father-in-law of Mrs. Natalie Cardellini of San Francisco, Mrs. Pauline Cardellini of Albany, Calif., and Quint Bravo of San Carlos.
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