Dante Massacci Obituary

Dante P Massacci
Dante P Massacci

July 26, 2007 - July 26, 2007
Born in Volant, PA
Resided in Warren, OH


Dante P. “Dundy” Massacci Sr., 83, of Warren, died at 4:37 AM Thursday July 26, 2007 at Trumbull Memorial Hospital.

He was born August 7, 1923 in Volant, PA the son of Nazzarena and Antonia (Atteni) Massacci.

A decorated US Army veteran of WW II, he participated in the invasion of Italy and fought in the battle for Anzio Beach as well as the Naples- Foggia and the Rome-Arno campaigns. He was wounded in battle and received the good conduct medal, the American Theater Service medal, the Victory medal, the European, African, Middle Eastern, service medal with 2 bronze stars and the combat infantry badge.

After the war, he came to the Warren area and worked for Packard Electric and then founded a local demolition construction co. which he operated for over 40 years until his retirement in 1995.

Dundy was a member of St. James Church, ITAM #30, where he loved to play bocce, and VFW Post 1090. He also enjoyed fishing, wine making and cooking, and watching western movies.

He will be missed by his wife of 60 years, Elvira (DiCenso) Massacci whom he married April 19, 1947, daughters Bernadette (James) Keating and Toni (John) Gilmore both of Warren, and son Dante (Shibani) Massacci Jr. of Howland. He also leaves 8 grandchildren; Brendan, Ryan, and Mary Kate Keating, Katie (Samuel) DeGennaro, Erin and Robert Gilmore, and Dylan and Sarina Massacci, and a sister Jeana Campana of Warren.

Preceding him in death were his parents, a grandson Angelo Massacci, and 2 brothers John and Louis.

Rev. Charles Crumbley will celebrate a funeral mass 10:00 AM Saturday July 28, 2007 at St. James Church. Friends will be received from 5:00-7:00 PM Friday at Roberts-Clark Chapel.


Family and friends may view this online or send condolences to www.robertsclarkchapel.com.



Roberts-Clark Chapel
180 Garfield Drive NE
Warren, OH US 44483
Friday, July 27, 2007
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Roberts-Clark Chapel
180 Garfield Drive NE
Warren, OH US 44483
Saturday, July 28, 2007
10:00 AM
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