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Adelmo Lia

July 2, 1927 July 15, 2019
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Adelmo Lia, age 92 of Stratford, beloved husband of the late Emma (Pagliaroli) Lia, passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 in the Saint Vincent Medical Center, Bridgeport. Mr. Lia was born July 2, 1927 in Terracina, Italy son of the late Giuseppe and Emilia (Pagliaroli) Lia and had been longtime Stratford, resident.

He was retired machinist for Sikorsky Aircraft and enjoyed gardening, going to the beach and family gatherings.

He is survived by two his devoted children, Paula (Marcelino) Lopetegui of Spain and Joanna Lia of Bethany, CT; five cherished grandchildren, Mario, Carla and John Lia and Olivia and Nerea Lopetegui; five siblings, Erminia Lia, Italia (Umberto) Iaboni, Pierino “Perry” Lia, Adriano DiMario and Eleanor (George) Cappola and many loving in-laws, nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by two sons, Joseph and John Lia and two brothers, Ginesio (Luigi) and Carlo Lia and one sister, Maria Lia Halkowicz.

Friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. by meeting directly at Our Lady of Grace Church, 497 Second Hill Lane, Stratford.

Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Saint Jude’s Children Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105,

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Funeral Mass of Christian Burial




10:30 AM 7/19/2019 10:30:00 AM
Our Lady of Grace Church

497 Second Hill Lane
Stratford, Ct 06614

Our Lady of Grace Church
497 Second Hill Lane Stratford 06614 Ct
United States





12:00 PM 7/19/2019 12:00:00 PM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery

Daniels Farm Rd.
Trumbull, CT 06611

Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Daniels Farm Rd. Trumbull 06611 CT
United States

Memorial Contribution

Saint Jude's Children Hospital

262 Danny Thomas Pl
Memphis, TN 38105

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