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Emilio J. Violetti

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“Dear Ralph,Dennis and Arlene,I just got the sad news that your Dad, Boss is gone (04Sep11) from Janice Tascione of The Old Neighborhood. That makes...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Pasquale Angeli - Philadelphia, PA

“A poem dedicated to "Boss" in memory of his being part of my life from a young boy to adulthood. Long before we knew The Boss of Bosses, Long...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Frank CElla - Lavallette, NJ

“Dennis, Lorraine, family...gosh , don't know what to say, Mike Tomasetti said it best. Glad to have known him, great guy. Just were talking about him...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Lori Keyser - Sewell, NJ

“difficult to find words, you're all in my thoughts and prayers, He leaves such a legacy and memories to hopefully comfort and see us through the...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Linda - Phila, PA

“my deepest sympathies to the family on the death of Emilio, he was greatly loved & will be sorely missed ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Donna Kries - Fleetwood, PA

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Emilio J. "Boss the Barber" Violetti, age 94, of Broomall, PA, died on Sept. 27, 2010. An Overbrook legend, also known as The Whistler. He was the beloved husband of the late Madeline J. (nee DiBerardo) and loving father of Ralph A. (Sue), Dennis J. (Lorraine) and Arlene F. Romano (Vince). He is also survived by his 7 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brothers, Neil, Sam, his twin, Attilio, Oberdan, Raffaele Vilette, M.D. and sister, Giovanna. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Friday, 7 to 9 PM and Saturday morning 9 to 10:15 AM at the D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall, 2811 West Chester Pike, Broomall, PA 19008. Funeral Mass at St. Pius X Church. Interment at SS. Peter and Paul Cemetery. Contributions in his memory to TWAIN (Those Who Are In Need), P.O. Box 1861, Media, PA 19063, would be appreciated.

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