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June 19, 1919 – October 15, 2018

Victoria Peluso
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Obituary for Victoria Peluso

Victoria Peluso, 99 passed away peacefully on October 15, 2018. She was born on June 19, 1919 in Akron, Ohio. Her parents, Antonio and Sara Ficarra precede her in death along with 5 siblings. Victoria was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother & great great grandmother. She married James Joseph Peluso on November 27, 1941 and he preceded her in death in 1980.

Victoria served during World War II as a “Rosie The Riveter” working on B24 Liberator Bombers in San Diego at Consolidated. Her labor contributed to the memory of the “Greatest Generation.” Victoria was an active member of San Diego First Assembly of God and Linda Vista Assembly of God, serving as a Sunday School teacher, choir member, and Sunday School Superintendent. Her love for God and her family will forever remain in the hearts of everyone she touched and impacted.

She is survived by her daughters and their husbands: Nancy and Don Childers, Carmela and Dietmar Berg, Mary Ann and Chris McGahan. She is also survived by her sons and their wives: James and Linda Peluso, Joseph Peluso, Salvatore and Debby Peluso, and John and Gayle Peluso. She is survived by one brother Vincenzo Ficarra and one sister, Mary Ann Johnson. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 2 great, great grandchildren.

The family would like to thank all who have supported them with prayers and visits during this time of their loss and heaven’s gain. A Celebration of Life service and burial will be held at Greenwood Mortuary in San Diego, CA on Saturday, October 27th at 11 AM in their chapel.

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