Graduated from the high school, Chicago.
Tabulation operator United States Government International Business Machines Corporation Tabulation Department, Chicago, 1941—1942. Secretary director Caracci & Caracci Insurance, Grand Western Currency Exchange. Paralegal firm Arvey, Hodes, Costello, Burman, Chicago, 1971—1974.
Appraiser fine arts, consultant antiques River Forest, Illinois, since 1962. Instructor antiques Loyola University Chicago, 1978—1980, St. Xavier College, 1980—1982, Triton College, 1980—1981. With United States Navy, 1943-1944.
Served with Walking Attack Vehicle Enhanced, United States Navy, 1943-1944. Member National Auctioneers Association, Illinois State Auctioneers Association, Victorian Society, International Wedgwood Society, Hadji Baba Society, Armenian Rug Society, Chicago Rug Society (secretary 1967-1985), Old Lacers Society, New England Appraisers Association, International Society Fine Arts Appraisers (founder 1979, president 1978-1982), Appraisers Limited. (president since 1978), National Association Female Executives, National Home Based Women, Future Women, National Women Business Owners, Business and Professional Women"s Association.
Married Peter J. Caracci, January 29, 1944. Children: Joann Caracci Pelka, Linda Caracci Lastowski.