Angelo Bertoni

Angelo Pietro Dante Bertoni (born 7 November 1933 ) was a member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly.[1]


Angelo Bertoni
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Mount Isa
In office
7 December 1974 – 22 October 1983
Preceded byAlec Inch
Succeeded byBill Price
Personal details
Born
Angelo Pietro Dante Bertoni

(1933-11-07) 7 November 1933 (age 86)
Ingham, Queensland, Australia
Political partyNational Party
Spouse(s)Fay Joan McEwen
Alma materUniversity of Queensland
OccupationPharmacist

BiographyEdit

Bertoni was born at Ingham, Queensland, the son of Pietro Bertoni and his wife Rosalinda (née Ditali)[1] He was educated at Ingham Roman Catholic School and Mount Carmel College in Charters Towers before attending the University of Queensland where he earned a diploma in pharmaceutics. He owned a pharmacy in Brisbane from 1956 until 1961 before moving to Mount Isa where he also owned a pharmacy.[1]

He married Fay Joan McEwen and together had five sons and two daughters.[1]

Public careerEdit

Bertoni was a member of the Mount Isa City Council, including the city's Mayor from 1973 to 1975.[1]

He won the seat of Mount Isa for the National Party at the 1974 Queensland state election and held it till his defeat in 1983. He was the Minister for Health for three months in 1983.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Former Members". Parliament of Queensland. 2015. Retrieved 31 May 2016.
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Alec Inch
Member for Mount Isa
1974–1983
Succeeded by
Bill Price