- April 27, 1927 - April 10, 2011
- Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania
of Dominic's Passing
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“My deepest sympathy goes out to all in the Vincenti family in your time of loss...
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jennifer Wallace - Orlando, FL
“Dear Jane, Margaret,Steve,David and John,On behalf of myself and my brother, Kevin I would like to extend our deepest sympathy on the recent passing...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: lynn diaz campbell - kennett sq, PA
“Dear Jane, Margaret, Steve, Dave and Johnny,
I wanted to stand up and say something at the memorial but it just didn't work out. It was you guys (and...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Susan Ferron Burkhart - Friend
“Jane,Steve,Margaret,Dave,John. I was saddened to hear of Dominic's passing.Please accept my condolences. What a character. My earliest memory was...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Robert Pannell II - Avondale, PA
“Dear Dave, Margaret, Steve & Johnny,
I was so sorry to hear of your loss. I know the pain you're in after losing my parents several years ago. This...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Nancy Tice Hallinan - Oxford, PA
“Dear Jane, Stephen, David, Margaret and Johnny,
Please accept my sincere sympathy over Dom's passing. Although he was my Father's age he was one of...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Gabe Valentino - Kennett Square, PA
Dominic Vincenti , age 83, of Kennett Square died quietly at home with his family at his side. He was born in Philadelphia on April 27, 1927 to Domenico Vincenti and Anna Ferraris Vincenti , who immigrated from the Piedmont region of Italy. His family moved to Kennett Square where his father started a mushroom growing and packing business.
He graduated from Kennett High School and attended Pierce Business school in Philadelphia, and served for a short time in the army before returning to help his sisters , Josephine and Helen, operate their mushroom cannery. The three of them ran D. Vincenti and Co. and were well known for their various specialty mushroom products that were shipped around the world. He was affectionately known as the “mayor of Rosedale”, the home of D. Vincenti & Co., where he spent most of his life. The three loves of Domenic’s life were his family, his business, and music, and nothing made him happier than spending time with his children.
He is survived by three sons, Stephen of Miami Beach, FL., David and his wife Leora of Crozet, VA., John of Kennett, his daughter Margaret of Wilmington, DE, and former wife Jane, of Bethany Beach, DE.
The family wishes to thank Anna Castano, and John, son and brother, for their dedicated care over the last few years. He will be lovingly remembered by his four children, John, David, Margaret, and Steve as a wonderful and dedicated father. He will also be fondly remembered by Jane Errett Vincenti and Anna Castano and her children.
You are invited to visit with his family and friends from 12:00 to 1:00 Tuesday afternoon, April 12, 2011, at the Kuzo and Grieco Funeral Home, 250 W State St., Kennett Square, PA (phone: 610-444-4116), His memorial service will follow at 1:00. Burial will be private.
The family requests that gifts be made in his memory to: Neighborhood Hospice, 400 E. Marshall St., West Chester, PA 19380.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.griecocares.com.
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