Carlo J. Rotolo Sr.

July 8, 1941May 28, 2018

Carlo J. Rotolo Sr., 76, of Crystal Lake passed away May 28, 2018. He was born July 8, 1941 in Tickfaw, Louisiana to Xavier "Samuel" and Josephine (Fazzio) Rotolo. Carlo is survived by his wife, Marion (Galpin) and her eight children and their families; his children, Carol (Cliff) Switzer, Carlo Jr. (Eva), Dominic, Michael (Cindy), Sam (Amy), Toni (Glenn) Strickland; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; his sister, Rose Walter. Visitation will be from 4 to 8pm on Thursday, May 31 at Marengo-Union Funeral Home, 505 E. Grant Hwy., Marengo. Visitation will continue from 10am to the 11am funeral service on Friday, June 1 at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be made at


  • Marion (Galpin) Rotolo, Wife
  • Carol (Cliff) Switzer, Daughter
  • Carlo (Eva) Rotolo Jr., Son
  • Dominic Rotolo, Son
  • Michael (Cindy) Rotolo, Son
  • Sam (Amy) Rotolo, Son
  • Toni (Glenn) Strickland, Daughter
  • Rose Walter, Sister
  • Mr. Rotolo is also survived by nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; eight step-children and 14 step-grandchildren.


  • Visitation Thursday, May 31, 2018
  • Continued Visitation Friday, June 1, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, June 1, 2018

Carlo J. Rotolo Sr.

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Theresa Portell

June 1, 2018

Dear Rotolo family,
Sending condolences from my family to yours at this difficult time.
May you all share happy memories of his warmth and humour along with the sadness of his loss.
Sincerely, Terri Portell