Joseph Civitillo

  • Born: May 20, 1924
  • Died: February 3, 2018
  • Location: Wethersfield, Connecticut

Tribute & Message From The Family

Joseph was born on May 20, 1924 and passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2018.

Joseph was a resident of Wethersfield, Connecticut at the time of passing.

The funeral service will begin at 9 a.m. on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the D'Esopo Funeral Chapel, 277 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. at St. Augustine Church, 10 Campfield Avenue, Hartford. Calling hours are Wednesday, February 7, 2018 from 4 to 7 pm at the D'Esopo Funeral Chapel. For on-line expressions of sympathy to the family, please visit First Visitation FEB 7. 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM D'Esopo Funeral Chapel 277 Folly Brook Blvd Wethersfield, CT, US, 06109 FEB 8. 10:00 AM St. Augustine's Church - St. Augustine Parish 10 Campfield Avenue Hartford, CT, US State Veterans Cemetery 371 Bow Lane Middletown, CT.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Joe's name can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950 or the American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Drive, P.O. Box 5022, Wallingford, CT 06492.

Condolence & Memory Journal

My sincere condolences to the Civitillo family, Joe was a blessed man, cared for all and loved by all.

I will always remember the great smile and warm greeting every time I went into D & D market with my dad and all the great care he took doing what he loved, He always made me feel special when I saw him.
He was great, a real people person and will be missed by all he touched.

Posted by Robert Fuda - Venice, FL   April 26, 2018

I am so sorry to hear about Joe. He was a friend of my father Ed in the 296th. Mick Kabara.

Posted by A friend   February 08, 2018

Nancy and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you at this sad time.

Posted by A friend   February 08, 2018

My first job at 15 yrs.old was where I first Joe. I learned a lot from Joe. My father Frank & Frank Muzzolimi were great friends with Joe. Our condolence's from the Marcello family.


Posted by george marcello - birlington, CT   February 07, 2018

Nancy and family, I am very sorry to hear of your father's passing. It sounds like he lived a very full life - God has given you many ways to remember him. You and your family are in my prayers for comfort in this sad time.

Posted by Steve Leslie - South Windsor, CT   February 06, 2018


Nancy - We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you

Posted by Roger and Gail Rocheleau - wethersfield, CT   February 06, 2018

Nancy and family... I am so sorry about the loss of your dad - the true matriarch of the Civitillo family. I hope your memories help you through the difficult days ahead.

Posted by Marisa Montinieri - Simsbury, CT   February 06, 2018


Nancy, I am very sorry for your loss

Posted by Gwynne Skehan - Wethersfield, CT   February 06, 2018

May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.

Posted by American Heart Association    February 05, 2018


Sincere condolences.

Ed Skehan
280th Combat Engineers
Battle of the Bulge

Posted by - Newington   February 05, 2018

My sincere condolences to the family for the loss of your loved one. May prayers strengthen you and memories comfort you, and may our Lord Jesus Christ and God our Father, who loves us, comfort your hearts and "make you firm". (2 Thessalonians 2:16, 17)

Posted by A friend   February 05, 2018

Nancy and Family, So sorry for your loss.What a great guy. Thinking of all of you

Posted by Ron Andreoli - Fredericksburg, TX   February 05, 2018

I'm sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Posted by Lou Magno - Newington, CT   February 05, 2018


Thank you Mr. Civitillo
for helping save the world ,
when you were a young man .
Rest in peace , Sir .

Posted by a Grateful citizen    February 05, 2018

Our deepest condolences on your loss. The D’Esopo Family.

Posted by D'Esopo Funeral Chapel - Wethersfield, CT   February 05, 2018

Sincere condolences. May God bring relief and inner peace and may He help the entire family endure these difficult moments. (Psalms 145:18, 19) Respectfully Ali

Posted by A friend   February 04, 2018