Joseph Aivano

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Joseph Aivano, 91, of Berlin, widower of Rose (Quarello) Aivano, died peacefully May 28, 2013 at Southington Care Center after a short illness.

Born in Kensington, son of the late Peter and the late Angelina (Grassi) Aivano, he graduated from Berlin High School, served in the US Army in World War II where he was awarded The Purple Heart and the Bronze Star, and was the owner of the Star Restaurant. He was a member of St. Paul Church and the Knights of Columbus and was a former Grand Knight. An avid Yankees, UConn, and Giants fan, he was a great father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend who will be truly missed.

He is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Peter and Laverne Aivano of Canton, Joseph and Heidi Aivano, and David and Elizabeth Aivano, all of Berlin; seven grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews, and countless friends.

Funeral services will be held June 1, 2013 from Porter's Funeral Home, followed by a Funeral Liturgy at St. Paul Church. Burial followed in West Lane Cemetery, Kensington. Donations may be made to the , 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, New Jersey 08691-4183.
Published in The Record-Journal on June 6, 2013
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