Velia M. Carpenter
August 12, 1928 – July 10, 2020
Velia “Val” Carpenter, nee Bove, passed away July 10th, at the age of 91. Born in Luco dei Marsi, Italy, she and her family immigrated to the United States in 1930, and settled in Layfette, Colorado.
She met and married her husband, the late Frank Carpenter, in 1948. They moved to Omaha, Nebraska, in 1961, where they raised their family.
She is survived by her 6 children; 15 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.
She will be lovingly remembered for her home-cooked meals, her devotion to her grandchildren, and her love of shoes.
Good Mother, farewell.
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Monday, July 20th, 10am, at St. Gerald’s Catholic Church, 7857 Lakeview St., Ralston, Nebraska. INTERMENT: Resurrection Cemetery.