(Friday - November 27, 2020) - Louis Henry "Dalla" Dallapiazza, age 87, of Norway, passed away on Tuesday, November 24, at U.P. Health System - Marquette.

Dalla was born on August 27, 1933 in Iron Mountain, the son of the late Louis and Katherine (Burbach) Dallapiazza. He graduated from Norway High School in 1951. He served his country in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953 and was honorably discharged.

Dalla married Rosalie Muraro on July 25, 1959 in St. Stephens Catholic Church in Loretto.

Dalla was an entrepreneur operating Dalla's Restaurant along with his wife Rosalie for 31 years. Prior to this he was an Insurance Agent for many years with Woodman's Health and Life.

Dalla, in his younger years, was active in golfing, snowmobiling, hunting/fishing, softball, and loved to go on camping trips with his family and very close friends. He was a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose and played many rounds of cards there until its closing, and then played with his buddies at the Senior Center.

Dalla, was a big presence no matter where he was; he had a great sense of humor and always had the ability to make people laugh.

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years Rosalie; daughter Jodi Zanetti of Marquette; son Todd (Mary) Dallapiazza of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin; his 2 grandchildren who were the apple of his eye Anthony and Charli Rose Dallapiazza; brother Jim (Pat) Dallapiazza of Norway; sisters-in-law Audrey Dallapiazza of Spread Eagle, Betty Stachowicz of Niagara, and Carol Muraro of Iron Mountain; brother-in-law Mike (Anna Marie) Muraro of Norway; numerous nieces and nephews; great nieces and nephews; as well as special friends John Geline, Don Benzie and Bob Rossato.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother Richard Dallapiazza; In-laws Feruccio & Angeline Muraro; brothers-in-law Nick Muraro, Roy "Bootsie" Muraro, Roman Stachowicz and all of his Blackhawk friends.

According to Louis's wishes, there will be no funeral services at this time.

Interment will be held at the Norway Township Cemetery at a future date

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Arrangements were made with the Ortman Funeral Home in Norway.


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