Modesto Bee And
News-Herald, The | Modesto, California | Monday, November 27, 1939
RITES ARE PLANNED FOR
MERCED, Nov. 27
Funeral services will be
held tomorrow for Mrs. Margaret Queirolo, 90, pioneer resident of California,
who died in a hospital here Saturday night after a brief illness.
Born in Genoa, Italy, she
had lived in California for seventy five years, the last forty five years of
which were spent in Hunters Valley, Mariposa county. She was the widow of
Joseph Queirolo, prominent Mariposa County cattleman.
She leaves a daughter,
Mrs. Ida Maschio, of Hunters Valley and four grandchildren, Mrs. Anita Brown
of Merced, Miss Jeanette Maschio of Hunters Valley, L. A. Queirolo of San
Francisco, and Gabriel Queirolo of Oakland.
A son, Dr. C. A. Queirolo,
and a daughter, Mrs. Anna Castagnetto, preceded Mrs. Queirolo in death.
Services will be held in
the St. Catherine Church in Hornitos tomorrow morning at 11 o'clock with Rev.
John Hunt officiating. Rosary will be held tonight at 8 o'clock in the Ivers &
Alcorn Mission Chapel in Merced.
contributed by: Carol