Lorenzo Della Valle


Lorenzo Della Valle

Lorenzo Della Valle, who operated the barber shop on Frankford Avenue near Harrison for 54 years, passed away this week.  A light has gone out in Frankford.

There will be a viewing at GALZERANO FUNERAL HOME, 9304 OLD Bustleton Ave. (below Welsh Rd.) on Thursday January 29th from 6 to 8 PM and Friday morning from 8:30 to 9:30 AM.  There will be a funeral Mass at 10:30 AM at St. Joachim Church at Church and Griscom Sts.

This is a link to the notice in the Inquirer.

6 Comments on "Lorenzo Della Valle"

  1. Wasn’t he on the Andrea Doria when it sank?

  2. Donovan Farr | January 28, 2015 at 7:20 pm |

    A Frankford icon. RIP Lorenzo.

  3. Donovan Farr | January 28, 2015 at 7:21 pm |


  4. Mike Hondros | January 28, 2015 at 8:16 pm |

    A smile for everyone RIP

  5. Lori Hoffman Behr | January 28, 2015 at 9:13 pm |

    Rest in peace. .he was a good man.Always had my hair cut there as a kid and teen.

  6. It was big news in Philadelphia because the mayor at the time, Richardson Dilworth, was on board. Lorenzo was coming to America with his father.

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