Angelo Bottachiari, age 75, of Seymour entered into rest on Monday, April 7, 2014 at his home with his loving family by his side.
He was the devoted husband of the late Geraldine (Dzikowski) Bottachiari. Angelo was born in Derby, on September 14, 1938, son of the late Pietro and Virginia (Vernacatola) Bottachiari and was a lifelong Derby resident. Angelo served his country in the US Navy
from 1955 to 1959 serving on the Intrepid and Coral Sea Aircraft Carriers.
He worked under Rocky DiLisio at East Coast Masonry for many years until his retirement. Angelo was a member of the Adriatic Marchegian Club, Lafayette Club, Lemko Club and the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers.
He is the loving father of Gina Thomas and her husband Paul with whom he lived with and brother of Doris Wing of Gilsum, NH Carol Lee of LaFayette, GA and his brother Peter Bottachiari of Woonsocket, RI . Angelo is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by his sisters Sylvia Ellison of Oxford and Lucy Fillipponi of Woonsocket, RI.
Friends may call on Friday from 4-8 p.m. at the Edward F. Adzima Funeral Home, 253 Elizabeth St., Derby. On Saturday, his funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. His burial with military honors will follow at Mt. St. Peter's Cemetery.
Friends may leave condolences at www.adzimafh.com