David DelVecchio, 85, of Wallingford, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at the MidState Medical Center, Wallingford, with his family by his side. He was the devoted husband of 60 years to Annette Farricelli DelVecchio. David was born in New Haven on April 2, 1931; son of the late Frank and Anna Barbuto DelVecchio; served his country faithfully in the US Marine Corp during the Korean war; was a member of the Steamfitters Local #777; loved to travel, especially with his wife and children on many wonderful cruises. Father of Lorraine DelVecchio, Janice Corona (Louie), Lisa Amarone (Frank) and the late Ernest A. DelVecchio. Grandfather of David E. and Ernest DelVecchio, William Gorman, Sue Ann Davidson, Christy Gorman, Frank E. Amarone, Jr., Marrissa Amarone, Sean Gorman, Michael Amarone, Brandon Corona, Kristen Amarone and the late Jeffrey E. Kolb. Great Grandfather of Chelsea, Matthew, Alana, Kaylyn and the late Kylee Gorman. Predeceased by his siblings, Marie Fiengo, Ernest and Richard DelVecchio.
Family and friends are invited to go directly to St. Barnabas Church, 44 Washington Avenue, North Haven at 10:00 Monday morning to attend a Mass of Christian burial and are also invited to attend the committal services with full military honors immediately following in St. Lawrence Cemetery. There will be no visiting hours.