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Andres Rene Bacuzzi, 78, of Virginia Beach passed away March 18, 2012 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Mexico, he was the son of the late Andrea Rino and Susana Bacuzzi. Andy was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and very involved with the Haiti Ministry. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus, Fourth Degree; a member and past president of the Great Neck Kiwanis Club; and a board member of the Judeo-Christian Outreach Center. He was a retired consultant.
Andy leaves behind his wife of 42 years, Janet Bacuzzi; his sister, Lidia Wielechowski and her husband, Martin of Pittsburgh, Pa.; his niece, Esther Luiselli of Mexico City; two nephews, David Wielechowski and Steven Wielechowski and his wife, Veronica; two grand-nieces, Catina Luiselli and Renata Wielechowski; and a grand-nephew, Vito Wielechowski. He was preceded in death by his sister, Catina Bacuzzi Luiselli.
A Mass of Resurrection will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2012, at the Catholic Church of the Holy Family in Virginia Beach. Interment will be private.
The family received friends Thursday, March 22, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Haiti Fund of Catholic Church of the Holy Family, 1279 N. Great Neck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23454.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyer.com.