TORRINGTON >> Patrick John Fuoco, Sr, 79, of Torrington, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at Hartford Hospital. He was the husband of Mary Jo (Niederer) Fuoco. Patrick was born in New Britain, on Oct. 6, 1933, a son of the late Goldie and Anthony T. Fuoco.
He graduated from New Britain High, Boston University where he was a member of the SAE Fraternity, and Paris Island USMC, and later served in Japan. He was a retired sales engineer at Torin-Rencor. An avid hunter and fisherman, he was a member of The Germania Club, Torrington Elks Lodge and The Marine Corp League.
In addition to his wife, he leaves daughters Julie Schlaper and husband Kevin of Millbrook, New York and Lauren Brignolo and husband Joseph of Torrington and sons Stephen Fuoco and wife Julie and Patrick J Fuoco Jr. all of Torrington as well as seven grandsons, Colin, Joshua, Alex, Zachary, Adam, Jacob, and Jered.
Friends may call at Phalen Funeral Home 285 Migeon Ave., Torrington, Saturday, March 9 from 9 to 11 a.m.
Memorial Contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Foundation, PO Box 231464, Montgomery, AL. 36123. www.phalenfuneral.com.
Published in The Register Citizen on Mar. 7, 2013