October 23, 1926 – May 13, 2020
Carmine DeLeo, age 93, died of congestive heart failure on May 13, 2020 in The Woodlands, TX.
Carmine was born on October 23, 1926 in Brooklyn, NY, to parents Elisabetta and Luigi DiLeo. He graduated from Julius Hartt College of Music in 1952 with a degree in music. In 1952 he moved to Washington, DC and accepted a position as a violinist at the National Symphony where he worked for 2 years, after which he moved and took a position with the New Orleans Symphony. In 1958, he moved back to New York and spend over 42 years with Radio City Music Hall.
He enjoyed his family, music, and bird watching. His family and friends will always remember him as a loving family man.
Carmine is survived by his wife, Mary, of 65 years; his children Liz and Lou, of Texas and Florida; his 6 grandchildren and his 5 great-grandchildren.
A funeral is scheduled for 11:00 am on May 20, 2020 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church. The family would like to thank their family and friends for their support.
Donations can be sent to the American Heart Association at www2.heart.org