John Mariano Jr.

Mariano, Jr, John
John Mariano, Jr., 86, a lifelong Stamford resident passed away on January 23, 2013. He was born on July 5, 1925, the son of the late John Mariano, Sr. and Maria (Sarni) Mariano. He is survived by his beloved wife, Jean Mariano. John served in the Marines during WWII. He worked for Continental Insurance of New York as an adjuster. He also leaves behind his daughter, Donna Musilli and husband Diego, son, John Mariano and wife Karen, his sister, Angela Paidas and husband Nicholas, stepson, Rocky Progano III, stepdaughter, Marie Malwitz and husband Robert, 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. He is predeceased by his brothers, Jerry, Fred, and Michael Mariano and sister, Antoinette Carella. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Thursday, January 31 at 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 37 Schuyler Avenue, Stamford. Interment will take place in private. There are no calling hours. Funeral arrangements were made under the direction of the Lacerenza Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 8 Schuyler Avenue, Stamford. To leave a condolence visit www.lacerenzafuneralhome.com


Published in StamfordAdvocate on Jan. 29, 2013