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Joseph R. Milici

August 17, 1936 ~ June 12, 2022 (age 85)


Joseph R. Milici, 85, passed away peacefully at home on June 12, 2022.  Joseph was the beloved husband of Carmella (Cardillo) Milici for 62 years. Born in Derby, CT on August 17, 1936, the son of the late Joseph and Mary (Micknak) Milici. He lived in Norwalk most of his life. 
He was the owner of Joseph's Hairstylists in Norwalk for many years until retirement. Joseph was an avid skier for more than 40 years and member the Ski Bears of Norwalk as well as the Pinnacle Club of Darien. He enjoyed gardening, travel, dancing and spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife, Joseph is survived by their children; Ernest R. Milici, Lori Diaz and Linda (Stephen) Galyas all of Norwalk, seven grandchildren; Joseph, Michael and Daniel Diaz, Stephen and Matthew Galyas, Jaclyn and Nathan Milici as well as two cherished great grand-children; Natalia and Joseph Diaz,Jr.  He was also pre-deceased by his brother, Ernest. 
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 15th at Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Ave. Norwalk from 4 - 8pm.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am on Thursday, June 16th at St. Matthew Church, 216 Scribner Ave. Norwalk. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial donations to: Msgr. Walter C. Orlowski Recreation Wellness Center, c/o St. Matthew Church 216 Scribner Ave. Norwalk, CT 06850.

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