Valentine Joseph Val Bazzani  February 8 1931

Valentine Joseph Val Bazzani February 8 1931December 28 2022

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February 8 1931 December 28 2022
Obituary Please share a memory of Valentine Joseph to include in a keepsake book for family and friends. View Tribute Book Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 6, 2023 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Gilbert. Celebrant will be Fr. Justin Fish. Visitation will be one hour before at the church. Burial will be in Eveleth Cemetery. The family asks that masks be worn at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to St. Jude or to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Valentine J. “Val” Bazzani, 91, of Fayal Township died Wednesday, December 28, 2022 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Duluth from injuries sustained in an auto accident. He was born on February 8, 1931 in Parkville to Andrea and Matilda (Detachak) Bazzani. He attended and graduated school in Mountain Iron, attended Virginia Junior College and later enlisted in the U.S. Army. He served three years for the 82nd Air Bourne, assigned to the 197 Tanks Division. Following his honorable discharge, he went to work for Anaconda Engineering. He then went to work for the City of Virginia as Assistant Engineer for 30 plus years. He also later worked for Baker Engineering for a few years, after his first wife died. He was a life member of the Sons of Italy; 27-year member of Virginia Elks, a 70-year member of the American Legion and was a 4th degree member of Knights of Columbus. Val sang and directed the funeral choir at Holy Spirit Catholic Church for 20 plus years, later singing in the choir at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Val was always fixing something – cleaning something and busy cleaning and arranging the garage. He had a large yard to maintain. Val spent many hours mowing and keeping it well trimmed. In the winter, he was kept busy plowing the large yard and his neighbors’ yards. Val made many flower gardens and maintained the fences around them. He always had his cat, Snow Shoes, following or sitting outside relaxing after the yard work. Val also liked to tinker with electronics. Val loved to sing, he sang with Fr. Perkovich’s Polka Mass, traveling to Las Vegas. He also sang and traveled with the I Cantatori Italian group for 30 years. Val was a giving man and tried to help those in need. He will be greatly missed by family, friends and his cat, Snow Shoes. He is survived by his wife, Marcia; son, Dennis Bazzani; daughter, Amy Addy (Justin Mayne); daughter-in-law, Colleen Bazzani; sisters-in-law, Susan Strumbell (Ray Johnson), Rosemary Strumbell, Donna Strumbell, Marlene Kobal; 9 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Shirley; second wife, Barbara; son, Vincent Bazzani; brother, Matthew Kobal and step-brother, James Bazzani. To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Valentine Joseph, please visit our Tree Store. Read more

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Valentine Joseph Val Bazzani February 8 1931 December 28 2022.

Cron-Sheehy Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Death notice for the town of: Eveleth, state: Minnesota

death notice Valentine Joseph Val Bazzani February 8 1931 December 28 2022

obituary notice Valentine Joseph Val Bazzani February 8 1931 December 28 2022

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