John A. Desiderio(1951 - 2014)

John A. Desiderio

AGE: 62 • Middletown

John Anthony Desiderio, 62, of Middletown, DE, passed away March 31 2014, with his family by his side.

John was born April 5, 1951, to John and the late Patrician Surry Desiderio; they lived in Newark, New Jersey, along with his siblings, Nancy Desiderio Klumpp and the late Richard Desiderio.

John is survived by his wife, Lori Tunell Desiderio; his children—Alexis Desiderio; Gina Desiderio Edmison, Amy Desiderio Wolf, and John Anthony (Tony) Desiderio, Jr.; and Justin, Nicholas, Alisa, and Allan Pinera; and his grandchildren—Caolan and Declan Edmison; Levi Wolf; Landon, Kyah, and Laiden Badley; and Emily and Jamie Pinera.

A service to celebrate John's life will be held Saturday, April 5, 2014, 11AM, at Daniels and Hutchison Funeral Home, 212 N. Broad St., Middletown, DE. Family will receive visitors before the service 9:30 - 11AM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in John's memory to the 321foundation ( or PO Box 1128, Bear, DE 19701). To send online condolences visit

Funeral Home

Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC - Middletown
212 North Broad Street P. O. Box 126 Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 378-3410

Published in The News Journal from Apr. 2 to Apr. 4, 2014