Ordering through the funeral home helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship with. Through this service, you will be able to leave a longer message of support to the family via a card with the picture of your selection that will be included with your thoughtful gesture. As well as a photo of your arrangement and message will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender, allowing you the opportunity to choose a different arrangement if you wish.
The price of these selections also include the funeral home caring for the flowers after the funeral and delivering them to the family, or various care facilities where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
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Angelo Peluso, 63, of Kensington, beloved husband of Sally (Gratta) Peluso, his wife and best friend, died Sunday, (November 4, 2007) at home surrounded by his loving family. Angelo was born July 17, 1944, in Sepino, Italy, a son of the late Carmine and Cristina (Tiberio) Peluso. Angelo and his brothers, John and Luigi, have owned and operated the Parma Restaurant in Glastonbury (formerly of Hartford) for more than 30 years. Angelo took great pride in working hard and running the restaurant and most of his customers, he considered friends. He served in the U.S. Army, 82nd Airborne Division, during the Vietnam War. Angelo was a faithful NY Yankees and NY Giants fan. Besides his wife, he is survived by three children and their spouses, Joseph and Mary Rose Duberek of Tolland, Lawrence and Emy Duberek of Coventry and Cindy and Douglas Rusczyk of Portland. Angelo was a great mentor and role model to his children. His strong character instilled courage, strength, and determination in each of them. Nothing gave Angelo more joy than his grandchildren, Gianna and Jordan Duberek and Cristina and Joseph Rusczyk and he was looking forward to a grandson arriving soon. His mother-in-law, Grace Gratta of Meriden who he loved very dearly, also survives Angelo. All who knew Angelo will forever miss him, especially his dog Kris, who lay by his side throughout his courageous battle with cancer. Angelo will always be remembered for his profound sense of love and family loyalty. Sundays, his only day off, were always considered his special day for spending time with family. He also leaves his brothers, Anthony and his wife Pasqualina Peluso, John Peluso, Luigi and Grace Peluso and his sister Filomena DiGiacomo, all of West Hartford; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Linda Massicotte, Diane and James Cuccaro, and Paul and Pamela Gratta, all of Meriden; special friends Louise and Joseph DiGiovanni of Meriden and many nieces and nephews. His sister, Pasqualina and her husband Richard Sevigny predeceased him. Funeral services will leave Wednesday, November 7, at 9 a.m. from the D'Esopo Funeral Chapel, 277 Folly Brook Blvd, Wethersfield for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brigid Church, 1088 New Britain Avenue, Elmwood. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, 1165 Worthington Ridge, Berlin. Relatives and friends may call TODAY from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral chapel. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Angelo's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 538 Preston Ave, P.O. Box 1004, Meriden, CT 06450. The family will never forget all that Angelo meant to them. He has touched so many people and we are proud of his life. We are all deeply saddened by our loss. To share a memory of Angelo with the family, please visit www.desopo.com
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