Carmen Vitello Jr.

June 4, 1952November 22, 2018
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Carmen Vitello, Jr., of Grand Prairie, TX passed away November 22, 2018 at the age of 66. He was born on June 4, 1952 in Buffalo, NY to the late Carmen Sr. and Madelyn Vitello. As an adult, Carmen moved from New York to California and started his dream business owning an Italian restaurant called Carmen's Pizza and Subs. Then he moved to Texas and opened a pizza shop in Ennis. Carmen had a heart for the outdoors and loved teaching his grandkids how to fish. His children and grandchildren were his pride and joy. Carmen had a great passion for music and would play the harmonica for his grandchildren while singing the Beatles. Carmen always knew how to bring a smile to anyone's face. His memories and jokes will be greatly missed. Cherishing his memory are children Lauren Michelle Vitello Bunn, Carmen Michael Vitello (Karina Ozuna) and Gary George Williams II and wife Brittany; grandchildren Peyton Christopher Ralls, Kylan Alexander Bunn, Canden Elijah Bunn and Brennin Isaiah Bunn, Emily Anne Vitello, Olivia Paige Williams and Joshua Grant Williams; siblings Natalie Bailey, Albert Vitello and Frank Vitello and wife Marklyn; numerous nieces and nephews and many friends.

Visitation for family will be from 10:00am-11:30pm, Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Foust and Son Funeral Home.

Reception will be from 12:00-1:00pm following the family visitation.

A Celebration of Life will be 1:00pm, Wednesday November 28, 2018 at Foust and Son Funeral Home following the visitation.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Texas Parks and Wildlife.


  • Visitation Wednesday, November 28, 2018
  • Reception Wednesday, November 28, 2018
  • Memorial Service Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Carmen Vitello Jr.

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Sharon Schreckengost (Sero)

November 30, 2018

I am so heartfully sorry for you and your family's loss there is never any easy words to say at a time like this but Please remember that you and your family are receiving Prayers from people you dont even know but we do know your pain and remember that Carmen will always be with you and your family watching and protecting you all In Jesus's Name Amen and Amen . Sharon a old grammar school friend.

Robert Skowron

November 28, 2018

I would like to send my condolences to the Vitello Family. I am sorry to hear of Carmen's passing. I have fond memories with Carmen as we grew up together on the west side in the 60s -Just so many great childhood memories with the guys.

Gayle tope Rizzo

November 27, 2018

Natalie and family... So sorry for your loss... Had fun shooting at cans together when you lived out of the city and loved when my dad ( John) brought me along to your home on wadsworth to visit his cousin Carmen ( your dad) ! We had fun but lost contact eventually,. But memories are what life is made of and I am sure you will remember the good ones always ! God Bless you and your family!

Paul Oleandi

November 27, 2018

My sympathy to the vitello family I was to young to remember a lot but I do remember you mom and dad they were a great family friend sorry to hear of Carmen's passing he will be missed .

Venice ascroft

November 27, 2018

God bless his children for I did not know them .but his whole family was known on the west side of Buffalo n.y.. I had a crush on Carmen his family owned our apt. We lived in. I remember him well I will keep him in my heart always to his family my sympathy and love .God bless you all

Mark Leon

November 27, 2018

My deepest condolences to the entire Vitello family. Although it has been many years I have never forgotten the great times we had together during those early years.

Marcus and Sally Lanthier

November 25, 2018

Marcus & Sally Lanthier

It's very sad that we lost our Family Friend Carmen Vitello Jr.
His brother Frank Vitello, is my Son-in-Law, Married to my
Daughter Marklyn (Lanthier) Vitello. I didn't see Carmen for
many years. The last time I seen Carmen, is when He lived at
20 Wadsworth Street in Buffalo, NY.
"May God Bless Carmen and His entire Family now and forever"

Marie Redden

November 24, 2018

Dear Natalie and the entire Vitello family I am so very sorry for your loss. I hope your memories help you through this difficult time.

Jayne Bailey

November 24, 2018

Sending my condolences! I am Natalie Bailey's sister-in-law and have known the Vitello family for many years! May Carmen rest in peace!