James L. Carnoali
Leavenworth Services for retired U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class James L. Carnoali, 80, of Kansas City, Mo., were Monday, Jan. 30, at Barnett-Larkin-Brown Funeral Home, Leavenworth. Burial with full military honors followed in Leavenworth National Cemetery.
Mr. Carnoali died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2006, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cameron, Mo.
He was born June 16, 1925, in Leavenworth, the son of Dan and Blanche (Finneran) Carnoali.
He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and retired as an EM1. He then worked for 24 years as an engineer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Fort Leavenworth before he retired.
Mr. Carnoali was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church, Kansas City, Mo., American Legion, Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks and AARP. He was a former member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Leavenworth.
He married Alma B. (List) Collier on Sept. 12, 1990, in Kansas City, Mo. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include three sons, Mark, St. Louis, James "Andy," Leavenworth and Robert Lusignan, Leavenworth; a daughter, Joetta Pease, High Ridge, Mo.; a sister, Edith Downing, Leavenworth; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the Disabled American Veterans, sent in care of the funeral home, 707 S. Sixth St., Leavenworth 66048.
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