Filippo Leone

Filippo Leone, 94, of Brookfield, formerly of Italy, died May 22, 2017. Mr. Leone was born in Italy on Aug. 6, 1922 and worked as a baker.

He was the husband of the late Luigia Leone (nee Palazzolo); the father of Salvatore (Pietra) Leone; the grandfather of Phillip (Marta) Leone, Damiano (Shelby) Leone and Louis (Sarah) Leone; and the great-grandfather of Giorgio Leone, Gloria Leone and Isabella Leone. 

A funeral Mass was celebrated May 26 at St. Barbara Church in Brookfield, followed by entombment at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.