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Giovanni C. Freda

December 9, 1930 October 23, 2018
Giovanni C. Freda
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Obituary for Giovanni C. Freda

FREDA, GIOVANNI C. “John”, 87, Hastings, formerly of Northern Cambria, passed away October 23, 2018. Born December 9, 1930, in Pettorano Sul Gizio, Italy, the son of Alberto and Chiara (Sforza) Freda. Preceded in death by parents; loving wife, Christine (Vella) Freda, who passed away October 21, 2014; brothers, Orlando and Dominic Freda and sisters, Dominica Delomonico and Anna Marie Schiappa. Survived by daughters, Reina King, New York, NY; Diana (James) Reilly, Bay Shore, NY; grandchildren, Dylan and Lauren Reilly; brother, Gemino “Jimmy” Freda; sister, Margherita Scheidet; and niece, Carlotta Kopera, Hastings. John immigrated from Italy at a young age and worked hard to become a self-taught chef, eventually attaining the position of Head Chef at Lincoln Inn at Rockville Center, Long Island, NY and the Chef-Owner of Tuna Grille, Freeport, NY. He retired to Pennsylvania with his wife and took great pleasure working in his vegetable gardens and cooking. Friends will be received from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. Sunday at Moriconi Funeral Home, Inc., Northern Cambria. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Monday at Prince of Peace Church. Fr. Donald Dusza officiating. Commital, Holy Name Mausoleum.

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2:00 PM 10/28/2018 2:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 10/28/2018 6:00:00 PM
Moriconi Funeral Home

1303 Bigler Avenue Northern Cambria, PA 15714
Northern Cambria, Pennsylvania 15714-0487

Moriconi Funeral Home
1303 Bigler Avenue Northern Cambria, PA 15714 Northern Cambria 15714-0487 Pennsylvania
United States

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10:00 AM 10/29/2018 10:00:00 AM
Prince of Peace Church

811 Chestnut Avenue
Northern Cambria, PA 15714

Prince of Peace Church
811 Chestnut Avenue Northern Cambria 15714 PA
United States

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