Robert Pegolo, 92, of New Britain, died Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at home.
Born in New Britain and a lifelong resident, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran, having served during the Korean Conflict. He was employed at Tilcon Tomasso for over 38 years and was a member of St. Maurice Church.
Bob is survived by his wife Elaine (Fumiatti) Pegolo, their son Steven and his wife Sheila Pegolo; three grandchildren Jennifer Gallup and her husband, Mark, Matthew Pegolo, and Molly Avocato and her husband Kevin; five great grand children Fisher, McCoy and Jane Gallup, Elizabeth and Sadie Avocato; and two sisters-in-law Betty Ann Fumiatti and Vivien Pegolo and several nieces and nephews.
Friends and family are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, April 21, at 10 a.m. at St. Katherine Drexel Parish (St. Maurice Church) 100 Wightman Road, New Britain. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New Britain Salvation Army 78 Franklin Sq. New Britain, CT 06052 or to the New Britain Boys and Girls Club 150 Washington St. New Britain, CT 06051. To send a condolence, please visit www.FarrellFuneralHome.com.