Dorothy
Nicassio, Dorothy Frances Nicassio, Dorothy Frances Dorothy Nicassio passed away in her sleep on November 28, 2006 at her home in Manhattan Beach, California. She was 94 years old. Dorothy was born on July 1, 1912 in St. Louis, Missouri. In 1926 her family moved to Los Angeles where she graduated from Fremont High School. Dorothy was preceded in death in 1997 by her husband of 62 years, Patrick. She was also preceded in death in 1982 by her grandson, Gary Puente. Dorothy was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She will be dearly missed by all. She is survived by her daughters, Patricia Donahue and Mary Puente; son-in-laws, Thomas Donahue and Robert Puente; grandchildren, Thomas (Luanne) Donahue, Kathleen (Steven) Baaden, Michael (Beth) Puente and Steven (Christine) Puente; and four great-grandchildren, Grace Donahue, Alexandra Baaden, Bianca Puente and Chase Puente. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2006 from 4-8 p.m. at White & Day Mortuary, Manhattan Beach. A Rosary and Funeral Mass will be offered on Wednesday, December 6, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. at American Martyrs Catholic Church, Manhattan Beach followed by committal in Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver City. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to your favorite charity.

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  1. I WILL MISS DOROTHY AROUND THE SENIOR VILLAS. I’M GLAD I GOT TO SEE HER 2 DAYS PRIOR TO HER PASSING. SITTING AT BINGO WAS ALWAYS FUN WITH HER PRESENCE. YOU WILL BE IN MY PRAYERS.

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