Michele V. Napoleone
Michele V. Napoleone, 84, of Norwalk, husband of the late Maria Carmella Cenatiempo Napoleone passed away Friday, August 1, 2014 in his home.
Born August 15, 1929 in Ischia, Italy, he was the son of the late Benedetto and Raffalla Mazzella Napoleone.
Mr. Napoleone was a member of St. Thomas Parish and Union Local 146. He traveled to Italy every year. He also loved singing, taking walks on the beach, enjoying his homemade wine and spending time with family.
Mr. Napoleone is survived by two sons, John Napoleone and his wife Lillia and Benedetto Napoleone and his wife Audrey, both of Norwalk; five grandchildren, Lisa Marie Torkamani and her husband Posh of Stamford, Michele Vincent Napoleone and his wife Jenny and William Napoleone, both of Norwalk; Mario DiCostanzo and Daniele DiCostanzo, both of Italy and three great grandchildren in Italy.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Napoleone was predeceased by his daughter Raffalla.
Friends may call on Sunday, from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10:00 AM in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 203 East Avenue, Norwalk. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk.
Flowers are welcome or contributions in his name may be made to The American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org)