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Lawyer , writer

Joseph Andrew Bonacina was Italian lawyer, writer. Active numerous civic organizations; Member of others, St. Thomas More Club, Knights of Columbus (4 degree).

Background

Bonacina, Joseph Andrew was born on October 30, 1903 in Gravedona, Italy. Son of Antonio and Annunciata (Riella) Bonacina.

Education

Attended, Humboldt State College, 1926. Bachelor of Philosophy, University Santa Clara, 1927. Juris Doctor, University Santa Clara, 1931.

Career

May 1981); married Eileen S. Stark, December 5, 1981. Newspaper reporter San Jose (California) Mercury Herald, San Jose News, San Francisco Examiner, 1923-1936. Deputy county clerk, court clerk Santa Clara County, 1935-1941.

City attorney City of Sunnyvale (California), 1942-1948. Practice, San Jose, since 1951. City attorney City of Campbell (California), 1952-1971, emeritus, since 1971.

Now writer. Active numerous civic orgns.

Membership

Active numerous civic organizations. Member of others, St. Thomas More Club, Knights of Columbus (4 degree).

Connections

Married Clare M. Valle, November 28, 1928 (deceased May 1981). Married Eileen S. Stark, December 5, 1981.

father:
Antonio Bonacina

mother:
Annunciata (Riella) Bonacina

spouse:
Clare M. Valle

spouse:
Eileen S. Stark