Individual Record 59

Name}   Gattavara, Angelo John Family History} Hancock                 
  Title}   Race} White Sex} Male
Birth:   Date} Fam 27 Jun 1910 Place} Napa, Napa, California
Marr2: Date} Exa 12 Nov 1964 Place} Presbyterian Church, Reno, Washoe, Nevada     (Link)
Death: Date} Exa    8 Sep 1998 Place}   , Napa, California
Burial: Date} Exa  12 Sep 1998 Place} Tulocay Cemetery, Napa, Napa, California
  Grave Marker} Yes
Source 1}   85 = Family hstry
Source 2} 848 = Birth record
Source 3} 305 = 1920 USA cen
Source 4} 746 = 1930 USA cen
Source 5} 1299=City directory
Source 6} 395 = Marriage rec
Source 7} 661 = Death record
Source 8} 861 = Death record
Source 9} 420 = Funeral rec
Source 10}913 = Obituary
Source 11}457 = Funeral rec
Source 12}  30 = Cemetery rec
Parents: } John S. Gattavara & Luisa/Louise Frugali/Frugoli
   Relationship No.} None
1st Household No.}   66 = 2429 Morrison Lane, Suisun City, Calif.
      Occupation 1} Contractor
       Occupation 2} Aerospace engineer
       Occupation 3} Farmer
  Religion/Church} Roman Catholic
Spouses:    First} Unknown, Unknown
              Second} Hancock, Ruth Arlyne
 Total Number of} 2
Notes:  Angelo's parents were born in Italy, spoke Italian, immigrated to the U.S., and settled in Napa, California.  Angelo grew up in Napa with his sisters Ann, Edith, and Norma and his brothers Mario and Geno.

In 1930 at age 19 Angelo worked at the Napa Shirt Factory.  In 1939 he worked as a contractor in Napa.

Angelo served with the U.S. Navy during World War II.  He and his first wife divorced in 1944 in Napa.

Angelo spent many years in the Southern California aerospace industry.  He worked for Rohr Industries (previously known as Rohr Aircraft Corp.), an aircraft manufacturer and one of San Diego's largest employers.

After he retired from Rohr in 1970, Angelo operated a fruit and vegetable business from his home in Suisun City.  He delivered produce to restaurants and grocery stores in Fairfield, Napa, and Vallejo.

His brother Geno had Alzheimer's disease and was put in a home prior to his death on 6 Dec 1993.

Angelo had a serious form of cancer, but it was in remission for years.  He passed away in 1998 at age 88¼ years.
Time of Birth}   Time of Death}   Fraternal/Social}  
Baptism Date}   Place}     Click to enlarge
Confirm. Date}   Photo} Angelo on 4 May 1996
Immigr'n Date} N/A Port} N/A
Education: Grade}              or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service} Navy         for the State of} United States
Health Condition}  
  Cause of Death}  
Last Updated
by} Dan Hancock
Date Updated}   3 Mar 2011
Date Created}  20 Nov  1995
Copyright © 2006, 2010, 2011 by Daniel W. Hancock.  All Rights Reserved.

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