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ROLLO Anthony J.
Birth: 14 Apr 1924 Philadelphia, Pa.
Death: 3 Jul 2001 Darby, Pa.
Cause of Death: kidney surgery complications
Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Pa.
pub rec on ancestry 2413 Devon Ln, Drexel Hill, Pa.
ssn 192 16 3359 issued in Pa before 1951 last resid Drexel Hill, Pa.
Anthony J. Rollo: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Philadelphia Inquirer, The (PA) - Friday, July 6, 2001
Deceased Name: Anthony J. Rollo
Anthony J. Rollo, 77, of Drexel Hill, a retired test engineer for
jet-propulsion engines, died at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital on Tuesday of
complications from kidney surgery.
Mr. Rollo had lived in Yeadon before moving to Drexel Hill in 1981, the
year he retired from the Philadelphia Navy Base.
Family members said he was best remembered for his love of gardening
and his ability as a craftsman.
After graduating from South Philadelphia High School in 1942, he worked
at the Philadelphia Navy Base except for service in World War II. He
joined the Army Air Corps in 1943 and worked as a mechanic. In 1962,
just months before the Cuban missile crisis, he joined the Air Force
Mr. Rollo was a member of American Legion Post 214 in Upper Darby.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Lucy P. Clementone Rollo;
children Marian M. DiGirolamo, Anthony J. Jr. and Peter R.; five
grandchildren; and a sister.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
tomorrow.at Spencer T. Videon Funeral Home, 400 Shadeland Ave., Drexel
Hill. A Funeral Mass will be said at 10 a.m. tomorrow at St. Andrew
Roman Catholic Church, 3500 School Lane, Drexel Hill. Burial will be in
Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon.
The family suggests contributions to Catholic Charities Appeal, 222 N.
17th St., Philadelphia 19103. Edition: CITY-D
Anthony J. Rollo, 77, (obit): Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Delaware County Daily Times (Primos - Upper Darby, PA) - Thursday, July
Deceased Name: Anthony J. Rollo, 77, (obit)
Test engineer for jet propulsion engines
Anthony J. Rollo, 77, of Drexel Hill, a former resident of Yeadon and
longtime test engineer at the Philadelphia Shipyard, died July 3 at
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby.
Born in Philadelphia, Mr. Rollo was a resident of Yeadon before moving
to Drexel Hill in 1981. He was employed for 42 years as a test engineer
for jet propulsion engines at the Philadelphia Shipyard, retiring in
A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Rollo was a member of American
Legion Post No. 214 of Upper Darby and the Fraternal Order of Police.
He enjoyed gardening.
Mr. Rollo was the son of the late Joseph and Angelina Campisi Rollo.
Survivors: Wife of 51 years, Lucy P. Clementone Rollo daughter, Marian
M. DiGirolamo of Springfield sons, Anthony J. Rollo Jr. of New Orleans,
La., and Pater R. Rollo of Media sister, Marie Riccardi of Pennsauken,
N.J. five grandchildren.
Mass: 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Andrew's Catholic Church, 3500 School
Lane, Drexel Hill.
Visitation: 7-9 p.m. Friday and 8:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday at Spencer T.
Videon Funeral Home, Garrett Road and Shadeland Ave., Drexel Hill.
Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon.
Contributions: Catholic Charities Appeal, 222 N. 17th St.,
Philadelphia, PA 19103.
ROLLO Joseph ()
CAMPISI Angelina ()
ROLLO Anthony J. (14 Apr 1924 - 3 Jul 2001)
Marriage To CLEMENTONE Lucia P. (Lucy) (13 Dec 1926 - 20 Oct 2015)
CLEMENTONE Gabriele (1895 - 13 Jun 1969)
RODIA Petronilla (12 Sep 1894 - 17 Jan 1964)
Children by CLEMENTONE Lucia P. (Lucy) 13 Dec 1926 - 20 Oct 2015
ROLLO Marian Mary ()
ROLLO Anthony Joseph ()
ROLLO Peter R. ()
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