Grand father Farace had a grocery store in South Philadelphia and made several trips tp Italy to buy items for his store. He also rented several basements to make wine.

My father, Nicholas Thomas Farace and my mother Florence May Williams were both born in Philadelphia, PA. Dad retired from Horn & Hardart Baking Co. where he was manager of the shipping department.

Uncle Chris was an original Mummer in the Philadelphia New Years Mummer Parade. Aunt Fannie was a favorite.