Rocco Cardillo Jr.

July 14, 1956 ~ October 9, 2019 (age 63)


Rocco Cardillo Jr passed away on October 9, 2019 in Danbury, Connecticut at Danbury Hospital surrounded by his loving family.  Rocco was born on July 14, 1956 in Danbury, CT to the late Vera (Jasinsky) and Rocco Cardillo Sr. Husband of Sheila (Mead) Cardillo.

Rocco was a kind soul with a wonderful sense of humor. He was an avid fan of the Yankees and an enthusiast of the HAM radio. Rocco was a valued employee of Marcus Dairy for many years. He loved his work and found it to be a home away from home. Rocco had a gentle spirit and a deep love for animals, but above all he loved his wife Sheila and was proud of the deep bond they shared.

Rocco is survived by his loving wife Sheila Cardillo, brother Gary and his wife Annie Cardillo, his aunt Marie Edo, his two brother-in-law’s, two sister-in-law’s as well as many nieces and nephews. Rocco will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at Danbury Memorial Funeral Home (117 South St. Danbury, CT 06810) on Tuesday October 15, 2019 from 5-7PM.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests donation be made to the Danbury Animal Welfare Society (147 Grassy Plain St, Bethel, CT 06801) To leave a condolence or light a candle in his memory, please visit 


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Celebration of Life Gathering
October 15, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Danbury Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC
117 South Street
Danbury, CT 06810


Danbury Animal Wellfare Society
147 Grassy Plain St, Bethel CT 06801
Tel: 1-203-744-3297

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