Velia M. Carpenter

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.





  • Cindy Del Hierro Posted July 20, 2020 10:11 am

    Our deepest condolences to the family. Much love to all.
    Cindy and Jude

  • maureen konwinski Posted August 1, 2020 4:24 pm

    I am so sorry to hear about both your parents passing. I enjoyed talking to them and watching some of you grow up. Roxanne, please stop by if you are in the neighborhood.

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