SAINT CLOUD, Fla. - Mario Vuoso Sr. of Saint Cloud, Fla., and formerly of Norwalk, died Wednesday, July 10. He was 80.
Vuoso was born in Ischia, Italy, son of Giovan Giuseppe Vuoso and Maria Migliaccio Vuoso. He worked for Wagner Pools in Darien before retiring to Florida. He immigrated to the United States in 1960, living in Norwalk, and became a U.S. citizen in 1965.
Vuoso is survived by his wife, Agnese Biasetti Vuoso; children John Vuoso (Sharon), Maria Vuoso DiOrio (David), Albert Vuoso (Diane), Frank Vuoso (Denise), and Mario Vuoso Jr.; sister, Virginia Vuoso Amadei of Ischia; brother, Fiore Vuoso of Ischia; and nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; brothers Giorgio, Giuseppe, Salvatore and Matteo Vuoso; and granddaughter, Madison Vuoso.
Calling hours are Sunday, July 14, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Collins Funeral Home , 92 East Ave., Norwalk. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday, July 15, at 10 a.m. in St. Philip Church, 1 Father Conlon Place, Norwalk. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Ave., Norwalk.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 or online at www.donations.diabetes.org ; Wounded Warrior Project online at www.woundedwarriorproject.org ; or the Ronald McDonald House online at www.rmh-newyork.org .
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