Donald D. Adorno

May 7, 1922November 2, 2010

Donald D. Adorno, 88, widower of Lois (Valenti) Adorno, of New Britain, passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2010. Donald was born in New Britain to the late Rosario and Mary (Carpenter) Adorno and was a lifetime resident. He proudly served during WWII in the U.S. Merchant Marines and had been employed as a carpenter with FIP Corp. before his retirement. A loving father, grandfather and great grandfather, he will be dearly missed by his two sons: Ronald Adorno and his wife Patricia of Newington and Daniel Adorno and his wife Kelly of Jeffersonville, VT, his loving three grandchildren; April, Kari and Shawn and precious six great grandchildren; Brian, Megan, Emily, Matthew, Jacob and Luke. He is also survived by a brother, Joseph Adorno and his wife Josephine of Chandler, AZ, two sisters; Marie Cassone and Lois Beaudoin and her husband Fern, all of Florida, a sister-in-law: Rolena Adorno of Hamden, a sister in law Dinah Raimondo and her husband Philip of Newington, sister in law Priscilla Dombroski and her husband Edward of Plainville, brother in law Phinehas Valenti and his wife Rebecca of New Britain and many nieces and nephews. Donald was also predeceased by brother David and sister Mary Adorno. Visitation Services will begin Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010 from 10-11:00am at the New Britain Memorial Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Ave., New Britain, followed by a Prayer Service at 11:00am with Pastor Peter Stonis officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in Fairview Cemetery, New Britain. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Church of the Bible, PO Box 351 , Plainville, CT 06062, the Connecticut Chapter of the National MS Society, 659 Tower Avenue, Hartford, CT or the American Heart Association,5 Brookside Dr,Wallingford Center, CT 06492-1822. For tributes, messages or directions, please see attached links on website.


  • Visitation Hour Saturday, November 6, 2010
  • Funeral Prayer Service Saturday, November 6, 2010
  • Committal Service Saturday, November 6, 2010

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Michael Oliveri

November 10, 2010

Dan, Kelly & Family: We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Michael & Christie Oliveri

Dan Bozoglos

November 8, 2010


My sincere Condolences at this very difficult time. I pray for you and your family during this time. May his memory be everlasting.

God Bless You
Jesus Loves you

Raimondo Deborah

November 5, 2010

With Love and Prayers,

We will dearly miss Uncle Donald. Our
comfort is knowing he is with his God and
his beloved, Auntie Lo.

November 4, 2010

Lois, Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Love & (((hugs))), Diane & Joe Kozlowski

Tim Luzietti

November 4, 2010

We are saddened to hear of your loss. Rejoice in knowing that Donald has gone home to his maker. Our prayers are with you and your family.

Our deepest sympathy,
Tim and Claire Luzietti

November 4, 2010

So sorry for your loss. You and yours are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Judd Burnham

Alison Colli

November 4, 2010

Dear Ron, Pat and April,

We are saddened to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow.

With deepest sympathy,
Paul, Alison and Katie Colli