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Michael J. D'Angelo

December 20, 2017

Waterford, CT, Michael J. D’Angelo, 94, passed away peacefully Wednesday December 20, 2017. Born in Hartford, February 11, 1923 the son of the late Michael A and Filomena (D’Orazio) D’Angelo. Michael worked for the US Government as an administrator in Springfield and assistant Postmaster General in Washington, DC and was head of Research and Development for the US Coast Guard.  He was a US Air Force veteran during WWII retiring as a Lieutenant Colonel. Michael was communicant of Our Lady of Mount Carmel and a member of the VFW, the Dante Aligheri Club the Knights of Columbus and was a talented guitar player. His beloved wife, Rita (Ruggiero) passed away in 2013. He leaves his loving sons, Marc A. and Michael J. Jr. both of West Springfield, his loving granddaughter, Kertasea Booth and his beloved great granddaughter, Lily Booth and many cousins, nieces and nephews. The funeral will be held Wednesday 8:45am from the Toomey-O’Brien Funeral Home 1043 Westfield St West Springfield with a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 10 from Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church with burial to follow in St. Michaels Cemetery. Calling hours are Tuesday 4-7. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, 516 Carew Street, Springfield, MA 01104.

 Service Information

December 26, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Toomey- O'Brien Funeral Home
1043 Westfield Street
West Springfield, MA 01089

Funeral Mass
December 27, 2017

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Mount Carmel
123 Williams Street
Springfield, MA


St. Michael's Cemetery
1601 State Street
Springfield, MA

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