NORWALK, Conn. -- Norwalk resident Carmine F. Pote died on Thursday, Jan. 14. She was 89.
A Navy veteran of World War II, Pote was a builder of quality homes throughout Fairfield County.
He and his wife enjoyed boating and traveling the world, and he had been a member of the South Norwalk Boat Club. In his later years, he enjoyed family, friends and gardening.
Pote is survived by his wife; sons Richard Pote of West Haven and Robert Pote of Jacksonville, Fla.; sister Ann Blauvelt of Danbury; and three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his parents, Anthony and Mary Pote, and all of his six brothers.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 18, at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Ave., Norwalk. A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 203 East Ave., Norwalk. Burial with military honors will follow in St. John Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made to the Sisters of St. Thomas Villanova (Notre Dame Convalescent Home), 76 West Rocks Road, Norwalk, CT 06851.
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