Andrew J. Carriero
February 23, 1932 ~ February 15, 2016
Andrew J. Carriero 83 of Shelton, passed away after a long illness on February 15th, 2016 at home surrounded by his loving family. Andy was born in Stamford on February 23, 1932, he is the son of the late Anna (Sposta) Carriero and the late James Carriero.
He was predeceased by his brother Anthony Carriero and his sister Julia Castiglione.
Andy served as a Sergeant, on the front lines, in the Korean War from 1952 to 1954. He was a proud 3rd degree member of the Knights of Columbus for 61 years. Andy was employed by Pitney Bowes, Inc. in Stamford for 42 years as an electrical engineer and later as a plant engineer in the facilities department. After retirement, Andy enjoyed spending time with his family and taking that occasional trip to Mohegan Sun.
Andy is survived by his wife of 58 years, Rosemary (Bria) Carriero, his daughters Debbie Moss (Steve) and Cheryl Donarumo (George), and his loving grandchildren Jason Andrew Moss and Jessica Nicole Pesce, who he adored. Andy will be sorely missed by his family and friends.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, February 19, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in the Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. The service will follow at 7:00 PM in the funeral home.