OBITUARY

George Imerito

June 26, 1924April 7, 2012

IMERITO ā€“ George H. Imerito, Age 87, a long time resident of Trumbull, CT, died peacefully in the home he loved on April 7, 2012. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 59 years, Genevieve McKenna Imerito. George was born in Bridgeport, CT on June 26, 1924 to the late Jeanette Vertucci Imerito and Oscar Imerito. He resided in Bridgeport until moving to Trumbull in 1955 to raise his family. George grew up in the depression era and entered the U.S. Army at age 19 serving in the Company ā€œCā€ 87th Chemical Mortar Battalion reaching the rank of Staff Sergeant. He participated in the D-Day Invasion of Normandy in 1944. He was proud to serve his country and flew the American Flag every day. He was a former Bridgeport Police Officer and retired from Avco/Textron in 1985 where he was a Supervisor over the building of turbine engines. George loved the outdoors and loved working in his yard. Any task he took on he completed to perfection. He cherished his grandchildren whom he understood individually and always recognized their accomplishments. They in turn have many happy memories of their time with him. He is survived by his two loving and devoted daughters Donna Pellitteri of Shelton, Gina Corriea and her husband Ray of Huntington, five grandchildren, Dana and Thomas Pellitteri, Alexa, Raymond and Jake Corriea as well as several nieces and nephews. He was also predeceased by a brother, Henry (Larry) Imerito. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday April 12th at 11:00 AM at St. Theresa Roman Catholic Church, 5301 Main Street Trumbull. Interment will follow in Long Hill Burial Ground, Trumbull. Friends may visit Wednesday, April 11th from 4 to 8:00 PM at the Spadaccino and Leo P. Gallagher & Son Community Funeral Home, 315 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.spadaccinofuneralhome.com

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, April 12, 2012
  • Visitation Wednesday, April 11, 2012

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Burial
REMEMBERING

George Imerito

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April 12, 2012

Sympathies to Gina, Donna, and extended family at the loss of your Dad. He is on a new journey, painless, happy, and in Heaven.

Tom Castelot

April 12, 2012

Dear Donna and family, So sorry to hear about your Dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sincerely, Dorothy Ashmore

Elaine McKenna

April 11, 2012

I loved looking at those pictures. They brought back so many memories. Take care and know that I am thinking about you all and praying for peace in your hearts. Love you!!!!

Kris Cramer

April 10, 2012

Dear Gina,
My deepest condolences to you and your family. Please know that I have you all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

April 10, 2012

Dear Donna & Gina - Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. The Millers - Trumbull

The Staff of Spadaccino Funeral Home

April 10, 2012

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Lorraine Watcke

April 10, 2012

Dear Donna and family,
So very sorry for your loss. May the many wonderful memories you have help to soften the pain during this difficult time.

Jake Corriea

April 9, 2012

Love you grandpa I'm going to miss you!!! Thoughts and prayers to you!!
Love,
Jake

Ray Corriea

April 9, 2012

In my thoughts and prayers, rest in peace Grandpa.

April 9, 2012

Daddy I love you and miss you so much today.