LAMATRICE, Vincent Andrew Sr., of Gilbert, AZ, passed away on April 5, 2014, at the age of 77.
Vincent was born on Oct. 5, 1936, in Steubenville, Ohio to Camillo and Helen Lamatrice.
Vince graduated from Central High School in 1954 and married Rose Mary Koltz on June 27, 1959. He worked at Weirton Steel Mill for 37 years and retired in 1995. He moved to Arizona to enjoy his retirement and his family in 1999. He was a dedicated and beloved Father, Pap Pap, Friend and Coach too many.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Rose Mary of Gilbert, AZ; two sons, Vincent Lamatrice Jr. of Chandler, AZ, Leonard Lamatrice of Gilbert, AZ; daughter, Lisa Matykiewicz and son-in-law, Mitch Matykiewicz of Gilbert, AZ. Vince is also survived by three grandchildren, Madison Matykiewicz of Gilbert, AZ, Zachary Lamatrice of Gilbert, AZ and Gianno Dallas of Steubenville, OH.
His life will be celebrated on Friday, April 11, 2014, at 5 p.m. at Falconer Funeral Home, 251 W Juniper Ave, Gilbert, AZ and will be laid to rest at Queen Of Heaven Cemetery.
He will be missed and his memory will be cherished forever.
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