La Cavera, Rose, a 61 year resident of the South Bay, passed away on Thursday, August 14, 2008 in Hawthorne. Born in Chicago, IL, Rose was 100 when she died. Rose was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Hawthorne since the late 1940's, and a long time member of the Catholic Daughters and the Women's Club of Hawthorne. She is survived by her nephew, Arthur La Cavera of Huntington Beach, CA; nephew, Salvatore (Nadine) La Cavera of Huntington Beach, CA; niece, Lillian (David) Booker of Oconomowoc, WI; and nephew Michael (Laarni) La Cavera of Tustin, CA. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carmela and Joseph La Cavera, and her siblings Mary, Maurice, Salvatore, and Jean La Cavera. The Rosary will be said along with Mass at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Hawthorne on Friday August 22, 2008 at 10am. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City.

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  1. My sympathy goes out to you on the loss of your dear Aunt, Rose. She was a lovely lady who often wore a neat hat to the Woman’s Club meetings. She will be fondly remembered by many who knew her.

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