Mr. Jerome (Jerry) Arcaro, age 92, of Winder, passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014.
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Mr. Arcaro was born October 15, 1921 in Waterbury, CT. He was a World War II veteran and very proud of his time in the United States Army. He was a retired supervisor of maintenance for the State of Connecticut Hospital System. He was a member of the Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Flowery Branch and was known for his patriotism and generous heart. He was a member of the American Legion. He was preceded in death by: his wife, Natalie Piccolo Arcaro; three sisters; three brothers; and lifelong friend, Pat Galante, who was more like a brother than a friend.
He is survived by: his daughter, Sister Susan Arcaro of Hoschton; son and daughter-in-law, Jerome and Nina Arcaro of Lake Mary, FL; grandchildren, Susan Mack and her husband Robert Mack of Nashua, NH and Brian Arcaro of Spartanburg, SC; four great grandchildren, Alexa Mack, Veronica Mack, Gabriella Mack, and Krysta Mack of Nashua, NH; a sister-in-law, Teresa Arcaro of San Clemente, CA; and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins.
A memorial mass will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, June 5 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Flowery Branch. Burial with military honors will be held 11 a.m. Monday, June 16 at Pine Grove Cemetery, 850 Meriden Road, Waterbury, CT 06705 (203) 753-0776.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Cenacle Sisters, 5913 Jackson Trail Rd., Hoschton, Georgia 30548.
To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.
Flanigan's Funeral Home
4400 South Lee Street Buford, GA 30518
Published in BarrowCountyNews on May 30, 2014