Dominic L. Casantini
Birth date: December 23, 1925
Death date: July 19, 2013
Dominic L. “Icky” Casantini, 87, of Reading, passed away July 19, 2013 in his residence. He was the husband of Caroline M. (Kosmoski) Casantini who passed January 25, 2004. He was born in Birdsboro on December 23, 1925 a son of the late Alexander and Antonia (Fontana) Casantini.
Dominic was a US Navy veteran of World War II. He was employed for more than 40 years at Henry and Son Auto Salvage in Millmont. He was a former trustee at Oakbrook Fire Co. and the 18th Ward Democratic Club. He was a member of Holy Rosary RCC.
Surviving are a 2 sons Christopher C. Casantini, companion of Crystal A. Olafsen of Reading and Thomas R. Kosmoski, husband of Donna M. Kosmoski of Exeter Twp.; a daughter Kathleen P. Casantini, wife of Allan B. Germann of St. Lawrence; 4 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; a brother Albert Casantini of Kenhorst and 2 sisters Santina (Casantini) wife of Anthony Nowtarski of Kenhorst and Emily (Casantini) wife of Harry Vilardo of Wyomissing. Dominic was predeceased by 3 brothers Alfred, Dewey and Joseph and a sister Argentina.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Holy Rosary RCC, 237 Franklin Street, Reading, PA 19602.
Friends and relatives will be received Wednesday 8:15 to 9:15 AM in Bean Funeral Home, 129 East Lancaster Ave., Shillington.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 10:00 AM in Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church in Reading.
Interment will be made in St. Mary’s Cemetery.