NAUGATUCK- Carmine M. Fidanza Sr., 85, passed away peacefully, Sunday, August 30, 2020 in the VITAS Inpatient Hospice Unit at St. Mary’s Hospital.
Mr. Fidanza was born July 16, 1935 in Waterbury son of the late Agostino and Anna (Cipriani) Fidanza.
He was the co-owner and operator of the former Fidanza Brothers Construction prior to his retirement. He was truly loved by all his family and friends.
Mr. Fidanza is survived by his seven children Frances Mirabilio and her husband David of Woodbury, Doreen Saffioti of Naugatuck, Carmine M. Fidanza Jr. and his wife Heidi of Prospect, Joseph Fidanza and his wife Sheri of Watertown, Shirley Roberts and her husband Joseph of Woodbury, Patricia Fidanza of Naugatuck, and Agostino Fidanza and his wife Carla of Middlebury; a brother Rosario Fidanza, sister Irma Fabiani; twelve grandchildren; and four great grandchildren. Carmine was predeceased by his former wife and mother of their seven children, Frances (Suchenski) Fidanza, two brothers Agostino and Julius Fidanza, and two sisters Margaret Fidanza, and Emma Magaldi.
A graveside service will be held 11 A.M, Friday, September 4, 2020 at St. James Cemetery, Cross St, Naugatuck, 06770. Family and friends are asked to meet directly at the graveside. Burial will follow after the service. The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Naugatuck, 201 Meadow St, 06770, is assisting the family with the arrangements. Donations in his name can be made to VITAS Inpatient Hospice Unit at St. Mary’s Hospital, 56 Franklin St, 4th Floor, Waterbury, CT, 06706.