Angelo Walter (Sonny) Pellicciari, age 83, resident of Wilmington, North Carolina passed away Friday, February 3, 2012.
He was born in Stamford, Connecticut and resided in Norwalk for over 20 years. He was a graduate of Stamford High and a former Navy Veteran. He was employed as a television technician for Rowayton Radio and TV and Aitoros Appliances for many years before relocating to San Diego, CA; Round Lake, IL; and finally Wilmington, NC. He was passionate about photography, music, and his canine friends, Rosoe and Shadow.
He was preceded in death by his parents John and Mary Pellicciari.
Survivors include his two sisters, Grace Virgilio of Norwalk, Connecticut and Anna Contreras of Wixom, Michigan; six children, Carol Jones and husband Peter of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Rita Pellicciari of Wilmington, NC, Walter Pellicciari of Wilmington, NC, Stephen Pellicciari of Norwalk, Connecticut, Thomas Pellicciari and his wife Patricia of Stamford, Connecticut and John Pellicciari of Wilmington, NC; and six grandchildren Timothy, Dylan, Scott, Christopher, Alexander and Grace.
A graveside service will be held at Oleander Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel, in Wilmington on Tuesday, February 7 at 11 am.
Please share memories and condolences with the family at www.wilmingtoncares.com
Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099.
Published in The Hour on Feb. 5, 2012