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.