Antonette Scandura
Antonette Scandura
  • July 29, 1928 - August 28, 2017
  • Bakersfield, California

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Antonette Scandura age 89 of Upland, CA passed away on August 20, 2017. She was born in Chicago, IL on Oct 13, 1927 to Michael and Rose Lepore. She attended the World's Fair in Chicago in 1933 remembered seeing many interesting and strange attractions. She moved with her family to Pomona, CA in 1947 where her father opened an Italian restaurant. She met the love her life Leonard Scandura in 1952 on the day he was discharged from the Army after his service in Alaska during the Korean War. They were married on May 16, 1953. They enjoyed dancing, which they did so most of their married life, and frequent trips to the beach. She worked as a long distance telephone operator for several years.

She is preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and her brothers Fred and Robert Lepore. She is survived by her sister Virginia Hill, brother Michael Lepore, sons Salvatore and Leonard Scandura (Mary Anne); daughter Diane Ford (Dave); and grandchildren Monica and Lisa Ford and Michael, Matthew, and Karina Scandura. A rosary will held be at Stone Funeral home in Upland, CA on Thurs Sept 7 at 4:30 pm, and a funeral service at St. George Catholic Church, in Ontario, CA on Fri Sept 8 at 10:00 am.

Arrangements under the direction of Stone Funeral Home FD272, Upland, CA.