Carl J. DeStefano, 90, of Warren PA, died on Wednesday November 9, 2022, at Northern Lakes Nursing and Rehab Center, Angola, Indiana, where he was since his prolonged illness.
Carl was born on March 22, 1932, in Warren, PA, the son of the late Samuel and Lena Guiffre DeStefano. He graduated from Warren Area High School. Carl was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving during the Korean War. He was a life member of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Warren. Carl retired from Osram Sylvania as a mold maker, with over 30 years of service and took great pride in his work. He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He married Mary Joan Nordstrom on September 10, 1955, in St. Joseph R.C. Church, they spent 53 loving years together before she passed in 2008.
Carl is survived by his children, David DeStefano and wife, Lisa of Angola, Indiana, D’ Ann Main and husband, Jeffrey of Warren, PA; grandchildren, Mike DeStefano, Samuel DeStefano, Bryan Hossman, Casey Main, Jeremy Main, Daniel DeStefano II, and Andrea DeStefano; great grandchildren, Nathan, Ashlynn, Brantley, and Matthew.
In addition to his parents, and wife, Carl was preceded in death by his oldest son, Daniel J. DeStefano.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday November 16, 2022, at 1:00 pm in St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. West, Warren PA, with the Rev. Richard Tomasone, pastor, officiating. Private Entombment and military honors will be in the Mausoleum of the Ascension in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. There will be no viewing or visitation. The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home Inc. has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made through St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania West, Warren PA 16365. Email condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.
So sorry for this news. I really enjoyed both your parents. Your father was a kind and caring person. He was wonderful to your mother. I missed him when he moved. My thoughts are going out to you and your family.
Danny & family,
My deepest sympathy on the loss of your dad. He was always so nice. So sorry for your loss.
Joanie Donato Pire