Nunzio S. Esposito, 91, of Hazen Street died Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at Golden Hill Nursing Home.
He was born March 14, 1926, in New Castle, a son of the late Ralph and Angeline (Diverista) Esposito.
He was married to the late Clementina "Tina" (Santillo) Esposito, who died Jan. 4, 2004.
Mr. Esposito was a clerk and a supervisor at the United States Post Office at the Downtown New Castle Office retiring after 31 years. He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in the Philippines and Korea.
Mr. Esposito was a member of St. Vitus Church and an avid golfer and bowler.
Nunzio dedicated his life to his wife and family. He spent her last years caring for her. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother.
He is survived by two children, Nancy Utlak and husband Russell of Blythewood, S.C., and Michael Esposito and wife Denise of Uniontown, Pa.; three grandchildren, Michael Esposito, Jennifer Ellsworth and Steven Utlak; four step-grandchildren, Steven, Brian, Jeremiah and Joshua Jolly; four great-grandchildren; and special friend, Betty Elisco.
He was also preceded in death by five brothers, Dominick, Andy, Charles, Stanley and Samuel Esposito, and one sister, Effie Esposito Krizan.
Visitation will be held at the William F. and Roger M. DeCarbo Funeral Home, 926 Cunningham Ave., on Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at noon Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at St. Vitus Church. Father Sammy Joe Esposito will be officiating. A funeral procession will leave the funeral home at 11:30 a.m.
Burial will be in the St. Vitus Cemetery in New Castle. The New Castle Area Honor Guard will perform military funeral rites and the cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered at www.williamrogerdecarbo.com.
Published on October 18, 2017