Carole Vaccaro, 75, passed away on April 15, 2021 at Venice Regional Hospital in Venice, FL after a long battle with Pulmonary Fibrosis. A Celebration of her life will be held at St. Rita’s Church in Dade City on May 15, 2021 at 9am.
Carole Vaccaro was born on June 10, 1945 in New Haven, CT to Angelina Rose DeLorenzo and Anthony Nicholas DeLorenzo. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Smith College and two Masters degrees from Yale University (Art & Teaching in French) and Tulane University (Elementary Education). She married Ralph A. Vaccaro Jr on June 29, 1968. They had 3 children, Suzanne Michelle, Erica Lynn and Christopher Michael. She was a wonderful teacher and taught for over 30 years in New Orleans, LA and Tampa, FL.
She is survived by her husband, Ralph and two of her children, Erica and Chris. She was kind, loyal, protective, intelligent, witty, funny, warm and loving and she was loved by all whose lives she touched. She was the best wife, mother, companion and friend a family could have ever hoped for. She will be missed everyday but will never be gone to those who loved her.