GLENWOOD, MD. – Louis E. Placella died Nov. 9 at Howard County General Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Davina (Horowitz) Placella for 46 years. Born in Cranston, a son of the late Pasco and Elisa (Carlevale) Placella, he had lived in Glenwood for 34 years, previously living in Medway, Massachusetts.
He was the devoted father of Matthew Placella of Glenwood, Naomi Placella of Chandler, Arizona, and Sarah Placella and her husband, Rodrigo Almeida, of Orinda, California. He was the dear brother of the late Gloria Pleasant. He was the loving grandfather of Jacob, Lonneke, Eva and Rafael.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Jewish War Veterans, P.O. Box 100064, Cranston, RI 02910 or Foundation for the Righteous, 80 Main St., Ste. 380, West Orange, NJ 07052.