Rocco "Roy" Giuseppe Signorino

May 30, 2017

Rocco "Roy" Giuseppe Signorino (BS CHEM EGR ’52), of Detroit, Indianapolis, Marco Island and Naples, Florida, died peacefully on May 20, 2017. He was 87.

He was born on June 10, 1929, in Detroit. 

He received a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Michigan State University and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Lawrence Tech. 

After briefly working for an electrochemical supply company, he started his own business in Indianapolis in 1972, UCR Chemical Company. He owned and operated the business for more than 30 years.

He will be remembered during a private ceremony in Naples and a celebration of life in Detroit at a later date. 

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