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Obituaries > FAVIA, VITO P.

Sgt. Vito Philip Favia, killed in action at Iwo Jima, March 10, 1945, devoted son of Mike and Mary A., nee Tozzi, loving brother of Marietta, Dolores, and Rosemary. At rest at chapel, 813 W. Taylor Street, Saturday, Jan. 15, 1949, after 1 p.m. Funeral Monday, Jan. 17, 1949, at 9 a.m., from chapel, to Holy Guardian Angel Church. Interment Mount Carmel Cemetery. Military honors by Marine Corps League.