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Alvera (Peterson) Sbarbaro

March 5, 1941 — July 7, 2020

Libertyville, Illinois and formerly of Clinton

Alvera Sbarbaro of Libertyville, Illinois

Age:  79

Time of Death:  4:40 AM

Date of Death: July 7, 2020

Place of Death: Charter Senior Living, Vernon Hills, Illinois

Date of Birth: March 5, 1941

Place of Birth: Clinton, Indiana

Parents: Henning Peterson and Alda Guglielmetti Peterson

Employment: Retired Educator – Junior High School Teacher

Memberships: St. Joseph Catholic Church, Libertyville, Illinois, Graduate of Purdue University

Marriage Date: August 22, 1964

Preceded in Death by:


Brother; John Peterson


Husband; Robert “Bob” Sbarbaro

Son: John Sbarbaro

Brother; Frank Peterson

Sister-in-law: Carolyn Peterson

Cousins; Mary (Feruccio) Fornero and Teresa Kortvely of Clinton, IN

Service Time: 12:00 PM

Service Date:  Friday, July 10, 2020

Service Place: Giovanini Funeral Home, Clinton, IN

Minister:  Fr. Varghese Maliakkal

Place of Burial: Roselawn Memorial Park

Visitation: 10:00 AM until service time at 12:00 PM, Friday, July 10, 2020

Special Notes:  Memorial contributions can be made to Northern Illinois Food Bank c/o Giovanini Funeral Home, Clinton, Indiana

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Service Schedule

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Friday, July 10, 2020

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Giovanini Funeral Home & Cremation Service

408 Vine Street, Clinton, IN 47842

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