Frank J. Soldano, age 82 of Norwalk, died peacefully at his home on Tuesday, March 19, 2013. He was the loving husband for 28 years of Joan O'Donnell Soldano and the late Carmela Barsalona Soldano. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, 10 AM at St. Jerome Church, 23 Half Mile Rd., Norwalk. Entombment with full military honors will follow at St. John Cemetery, Darien. Frank's family will receive friends at the Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Ave., Norwalk today from 4-7 PM. Friends are also welcome to join the family for Chaplet of Divine Mercy and Rosary services at the funeral home from 3-4 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations in Frank's name may be made to St. Jerome Church. For directions or to leave an online condolence, please go to

Published in The Hour on Mar. 21, 2013