Anita Ferrante Maiorana HONOREE 2016


Anita Maiorana Ferrante was born in Marettimo, an island off the coast of Sicily, to Pietro and Giuseppa Maiorana. Her father left Marettimo for America before Anita was born to earn enough money to reunite his family in Monterey. She met her father for the first time at the age of six when he returned to Marettimo in 1934 to accompany them to Monterey.