Carmine A. PaccaApril 10,2014Carmine A. Pacca
Carmine A. Pacca, 92, of Rutland, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
He was born Sept. 19, 1921, in Shrewsbury, the son of John and Rose (Petraglia) Pacca.
For many years, he worked as a mechanical engineer in Indianapolis, Ind.
He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps.
He was a member of the Godnick Center, the Historical Society and the American Legion Post 31 in Rutland.
Survivors include a brother, Louis Pacca of Rutland.
He was predeceased by a brother, Dominic Pacca.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, April 14, in St. Peterís Church in Rutland.
There will be no calling hours.
Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peterís Church, Convent Avenue, Rutland, VT 05701.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clifford Funeral Home.
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