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Lawyer

Ralph A. Villani, American lawyer. Recipient Pilgrim Degree of Merit, L.O.M., 1940, Member Griffith Music Foundation; Governor Columbus Hospital civic, charitable and fraternity orgns. Knights of Columbus, Elk, Eagle, Moose (past governor, president New Jersey association, 1934; chief justice supreme Forum, member Surpeme Council. Supreme Governor 1957-1958) trustee Moosehaven.

Background

Villani, Ralph A. was born on September 11, 1901 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Son of Carmine and Anna (Fontanarosa) Villani.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Syracuse University, 1924.

Career

Admitted to New Jersey bar, 1924 and since practiced in Newark. Police magistrate City of Newark, 1933-1937, city commissioner, 1941-1949, mayor, 1949-1953.

Membership

Clubs: Newark Athletic, Columbia Civic.

Connections

Married Theresa Galante, June 19, 1929.

father:
Carmine Villani

mother:
Anna (Fontanarosa) Villani

spouse:
Theresa Galante