portrait picture for John Michael Pagliano

Wake:

No wake.

Mass:

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, July 31, at 10:00 Am at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 203 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06855. Maximum capacity at church is 70 persons.

Burial:

St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk.

Contributions:

Contributions in John’s memory may be made to: St. Vincent de Paul Society c/o St. Thomas the Apostle Church.

John Michael Pagliano


April 3, 1923 ~ July 29, 2020

John Michael Pagliano, 97, husband of Carmella Mennino Pagliano of Norwalk passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2020.

Born in Bridgeport, CT, on April 3, 1923, he was the son of the late Dominick and Lucy Altieri Pagliano.

John worked at Dagmar Chemical and was a traffic manager and supervisor at Cordo Chemical/ Ferro Corporation, where he retired in 1986. He started his own lawn care business shortly thereafter and retired from that at the age of 90. He was a loving, caring person and enjoyed bowling, golf and most of all his family. He had a great sense of humor and was beloved by all those who knew him or worked with him.

In addition to his wife, Carmella, John is survived by his children; Rose Marie Albertson and her husband Mark of Norwalk and John D. Pagliano and his wife Christine of Milford, CT, grandchildren; Michael, Theresa, and Erik Albertson, John Kopec, Jennifer Pagliano, and Lori Swan, and eight Great Grandchildren: Layla, Aurora, Yashira, Abrielle, Alexnder, Wyatt, Corbin, and Carmella. He is also survived by a brother Anthony Grasso and Sister Grace Grasso and by many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, July 31, at 10:00 Am at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 203 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06855. Maximum capacity at church is 70 persons. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk. Face masks and social distancing required at all locations.

Contributions in John’s memory may be made to: St. Vincent de Paul Society c/o St. Thomas the Apostle Church.

  1. To all of the family,
    Such a great loss to all of you. May he rest now, without pain. You are all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Sending you lots of love and comfort, I am so sorry for your loss.

    July 29, 2020
    Ann Cadin -
  • A heart full of love and prayers to each of you. John & all of you are part of my special memories of Saint Thomas the Apostle…how grateful I am to have known & shared a special part of the journey with you. John was a person of prayer and service, always devoted to helping anyone in need, a true inspiration to so many of us. May he now enjoy eternal in the kingdom of God. ❤️Sr. Mary Mazza

    July 30, 2020
    Sr. Mary Mazza -
  • To Rosemary and Mark. I was so sorry to hear this sad news. I recall seeing John and Mark at the Ferro reunion back in 2009. Please accept my sincere condolences! May John rest in peace. He was top notch and a great guy and nice person. We have lost so many Ferros – very sad!

    August 1, 2020
    Carl Twickler -
  • Thank you, Ann, for your concern; and, for the CARE package . . . appreciate same.

    Sister Mary, been a few moons. Hope you are saying well . . . and thank you for remembering, John.

    Hello, Carl. Good to hear from you. And thank you for recalling, John.
    Hope everything is well with you. Retire yet? I have not . . . do not plan to. You are free to go to my website, Markwriter.org or Empire of Reason, a History/Political site. Bio is there, contact points, calendar of events, etc. In fact, go the the Darien Library website. Been giving talks there for years, all filmed and all available for viewing.

    Stay well and have a tremendous weekend.

    Mark A.

    August 1, 2020
    Mark Albertson -
  • Love to you all. I’m so glad to have known John as a neighbor and friend for so many years. I know I’m only one among many who will remember him with love.
    Leslie

    August 3, 2020
    Leslie Wainger -
  • Thanks for your sympathy & Love.

    Rose

    August 3, 2020
    Mark Albertson -
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