Louis J. Galasso of Brookfield, formerly of Greenwich, passed away April 11, 2018 at the age of 93.
Born in the Bronx, New York on April 21, 1924 to Luigi Galasso and Maria Angela Spano Galasso, Louis served in the US Army during WWII. He returned home, married his devoted Margaret, and went on to own and operate Halstead News and Quality Motors.
Louis was predeceased by his beloved wife of 69 years, Margaret M. Galasso, two brothers, John B. Galasso and Michael A. Galasso, and two sisters, Fanny Canadeo Mauro, and Antoinette F. Caporale. He is survived by his loving children, Louis J. Galasso (Heidi), Antonia Grossman (Robert), and Cathy Edwards (Richards), and his cherished grandchildren, Marina Leigh Galasso, Alissa Marie Wiard (Keith), Ian Gladwin Edwards, and Louisa Jeanne Edwards.
To honor his life, family and friends will gather on Monday, April 30 from 3-5pm at Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home, 134 Hamilton Avenue, Greenwich.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, May 1 at 10 am at St. Roch’s Church, Greenwich, CT, followed by entombment at St. Mary’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to a veteran’s charity of your choice.