Louis F. DeMarco, age 95, of Springfield died at 7:35 pm on Friday, January 3, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Home. He was born on April 2, 1918 in Springfield to Joseph and Rachel Gentile DeMarco. He married Ruth E. Donelan on February 22, 1941 and she preceded him in death. He is also preceded in death by his parents, two brothers: Thomas and Joseph DeMarco and two sisters: Ada Fulgenzi and Rose Roscetti.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Louie was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII. He was a lifetime member of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, the National Association of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) and National Association of Letter Carriers. Louie was employed as a letter carrier for the U.S. Post Office. He was a lifelong resident of Springfield.
Visitation: 9-10 am, Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
Funeral Mass: 10 am, Thursday, January 9, 2014 at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception with Fr. John Nolan officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Joseph’s Home.