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Obituary for Arcangelo Di Fresco

Arcangelo  Di Fresco
Di FRESCO, Arcangelo, age 83, of Garfield, died on May 23, 2018. Born in Bolognetta, Sicily-Italy, he emigrated to the United States in 1973 settling in Garfield 45 years ago. In Italy, Arcangelo served in the Italian Army and was an asphalt worker. Here in America, he was a millhand for 25 years with Kohl and Madden, Inc., in Lodi retiring in 1998, a parishioner of Mt. Virgin Church in Garfield, and a member of the St. Anthony Society in Garfield. Arcangelo is predeceased by his siblings, Anna, Concetta, Francesca Fortunato, Salvatore, Angelina, and Vittorio Di Fresco. He is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years, Rosa (nee La Duca), three loving children, Carmelo Di Fresco and wife Michelle, Santa Manfredi and husband Alan, and Francesca Urzo and husband Frank, 8 cherished grandchildren, Angelo, Staci (Kyle), Hanna, Danny, Alexis, Alec, Cynthia, and Vinny, and three dear siblings, Antonio Di Fresco, Giuseppe Di Fresco, and Rosa Di Fresco. Visiting Friday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral is Saturday, May 26, 2018, arriving at the Aloia Funeral Home at 8 am followed by a 9 am mass at Our Lady of Mount Virgin Church, Garfield. Entombment St. Mary's Cemetery, Saddle Brook. In lieu of flowers the family is accepting donations for the Amyloidosis Foundation at this link: The Di Fresco family is in the care of the Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Ave., Garfield (973-340-7077). Condolences/Directions visit
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