Matteo Summa, 109, of Cape Coral passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013. He was born May 5, 1904, in Ripacandida, Potenza, Italy, to Biagio and Colomba Summa. Mr. Summa moved to Cape Coral over 27 years ago from North Royalton, Ohio. He was a longtime brick mason and was a member of Brick Layers Local Union No. 5. He was a communicant of St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Community.
He is survived by his loving family, including his four children, Claire Turchetta of Cape Coral, Angela Trunkett of Cape Coral, Mary Zagaria of Brunswick, Ohio and Geno Summa of Parma, Ohio; 17 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; three great-greatgrandchildren; sister, Gianina Lanzilota of Italy.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Antonia Summa, in 1995.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, July 9, at Coral Ridge Funeral Home, 1630 Pine Island Road, Cape Coral. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Wednesday at St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, 1922 S.W. 20th Ave., Cape Coral, with entombment to follow at Coral Ridge Cemetery.
Please visit www.coraridgefuneralhome.com to leave thoughts and memories for his family.