JACKSONVILLE - Vaughn Jerome Chiavacci, 86, of Jacksonville died Thursday, June 6, 2019 at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday at the Infant of Prague Catholic Church in Jacksonville. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.
Mr. Chiavacci was a caring father loving husband who was a great provider. He served his country faithfully in United States Marine Corps and achieved the rank of MGySgt.
He was preceded in death by one son, Michael Chiavacci; and his parents, Leo and Evelyn Edwards Chiavacci.
Survivors include his wife, Rita Yanchick Chiavacci; three sons, Christopher and Chloe Chiavacci of Raleigh, James and Cynthia Chivacci of Charleston, SC and John and Karen Chiavacci of Raleigh; and seven grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 5 – 7 PM at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel.
Electronic condolences may be left for the family at www.jonesfh.org.
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