Victoria Amante Ackerman, 87, passed away September 6, 2010 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was born January 9, 1923 in New York, New York to Domenico and Leonilda (Rotundo) Amante, who preceded her in death. Her sister, Alba Amante also preceded her in death.
Victoria had been employed as an executive secretary and a consumer representative. She enjoyed reading business and economic reports and keeping up on current events. She also loved spending time with her beloved cat, Bernie.
Victoria is survived by her daughters, Alba (Jack) Casey and Celia (Ron) Jansen; grandchildren, Danielle Bilbrey, Alison Ross, Cheryl Calder, Kathleen, Meredith and Bill Casey; great-grandchildren, Jacob, Victoria and Joel Calder; Eliana and Elijah Ross; Josiah Bilbey; brother, Anthony Amante and numerous extended family members including nieces, nephews, and very good friends.
She will be forever loved and sorely missed!
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2010 at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church.
Arrangements under the direction of Swan-Law Funeral Directors, Colorado Springs, CO.