Eve Wise, our beautiful mother and Nana passed away peacefully from natural causes on March 15th, 2021 at 97 years of age. She was surrounded by all her children to the very last moment of her wonderful life.
Eve was born and raised in Rochester, NY and a long-time resident of Southern California. She earned her RN degree and worked professionally as the city’s Health Nurse for the City of Vernon in CA. The last surviving member of her family, Eve was preceded in death by her parents Sam and Lena Infantino, both of Sicilian origin, immigrants to the USA, through Ellis Island in New York, and ultimately residents of California. She also was preceded in death by her sisters and brothers: Jean Manella of Rochester, NY; John Infantino of Palos Verdes, CA; Joseph Infantino of Inglewood, CA; Mary Noice of Playa Del Rey, CA; and Viola Wisher of Brea, CA.
First and foremost, Eve was a dedicated mother of five children and she especially loved her role as Nana to a great many grand-children and great grand-children who all cherished and loved her very much. And she treasured and loved us all and embraced every moment of our lives. She is the loving and devoted mother of Carol Anderson of Trabuco Canyon, CA; Bob Nicoletti of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA; Jeff Wise of Dripping Springs, TX; Joel Wise of Anaheim, CA; and Darin Wise of Riverside, CA.
Rosary and Visitation will be on Wednesday, April 7th at 7pm at San Francisco Solano Catholic Church. The funeral mass will be Thursday April 8th at 10am also at San Francisco Solano Catholic Church. Funeral procession will commence immediately after with burial services at Holy Sepulcher Cemetery located at 7845 Santiago Canyon Road, Orange, CA.