Gene F. Delicato, 72, of Westerly, passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at The Westerly Hospital.
Born in Westerly, he was the son of the late Joseph and Rena (Campo) Delicato.
Gene was honorably discharged from the Westerly National Guard. He was a member of the Elks and the Calabrese Society, and was a classic car enthusiast.
Gene worked at Electric Boat and also had his own rubbish removal business. In addition, he was a caretaker on Elihu Island in Stonington for many years.
Gene leaves a son Timothy G. Delicato of Stonington; his brother George Delicato and wife Theresa of Bradford; two grandchildren, Dominic and Aurora; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son Philip.
Visiting hours will be held on Thursday from 4-7pm at Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, 59 Spruce St., Westerly. A graveside Funeral Service will take place at 12 noon on Friday at St. Sebastian Cemetery, Cobblestone Lane, Westerly. For online condolences please visit www.gaffneydolanfuneralhome.com