Philip Nigro

Nigro, Philip
Philip Pompeii Nigro, of Greenwich passed away Friday April 19, 2013, he was 78. Born to the late Michele and Lucia Nigro on March 13, 1935. Philip is survived by his loving wife Celeste. He is also survived by his daughters, Marisa Nigro and Paula Tobin (Brian); a son Michael Nigro (Jacqueline); grandchildren: Caitlin Tobin, Sean Tobin, Grace Nigro, Timothy Nigro and Maximilian Nigro, a brother Pasquale Nigro, nieces and nephews, and many loving friends relatives. Philip was predeceased by two grandchildren, Catherine Nigro and Alexander Nigro. Philip was a family man who loved spending as much time as he could with his family and many wonderful friends. He enjoyed great food and good wine, had an amazing sense of humor, had a strong faith and loved the church community at St. Mary Parish in Greenwich. As a member of the Order of the Sons of Italy, he was extremely proud of his Italian heritage. Friends and family are invited to visit at the Castiglione Funeral Home on Sunday April 21, 2013 from 3-7 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday April 22, 2013 at 11:30 A.M. at St. Mary Parish on Greenwich Ave. Please visit to leave an online condolence. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made in Philip's honor to St. Mary Church, 178 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, CT 06830.


Published in GreenwichTime from Apr. 20 to Apr. 21, 2013