Giorgio DiIorio, 71, of Norwalk, husband of Antonietta DiMeglio DiIorio died Sunday in the Norwalk Hospital.
Born in Ischia, Italy, son of the late Claudio and Giuseppina DiMeglio DiIorio. Mr. DiIorio had been a Deck Engineer with Chevron Co. before moving to the U.S in 1969 when he started his own business Giorgio DiIorio Plumbing & Heating which he was a master plumber. He held a U.S Patent for the water engine, loved gardening and fishing and sang opera in his younger days.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Claudio DiIorio and Ciro DiIorio and his wife Jocelyn, four grandchildren, Giorgio, Anna, Sophia and Marco DiIorio, siblings Sal DiIorio, Joe DiIorio, Vinny DiIorio and his wife Annmarie, Anna Terzian, Lena DiIorio, Angela DiIorio and Maria DiIorio, nephews, Bryan & Michael Terzian, Claudio DiIorio and niece Elizabeth DiIorio and many family members in Italy.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 10:00 AM in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 203 East Avenue, Norwalk, Interment will follow in St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk.
Friends may visit with the family on Friday from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk