Carmin Cirillo

Aug. 21, 1928 – May 1, 2014

Carmin Cirillo, 85, of Waukesha, was born Aug. 21, 1928, and entered into eternal life May 1, 2014.

He was the best friend and loving husband for 60 years to Shirley (nee Diedrich), dear father of Sandra (Michael) Widmann, Dawn Scarce and Rocky (Becky) Cirillo, and proud grandpa of Theresa, Joshua, Angela (Dan), Heather (Dennis, Mathew (Erin), Ryan (Julie), Christina (Karl), Nathan (Rachel), Nicole (Jacob), and great-grandpa of Kaelyn, Sierra, Ethan, Graedy, Amelia, Violet, Eva, Alexis, Johnathan, Lincoln and Brody. He was the dear brother of Emil Cirillo, Jimmy Cirillo, Betty Shuff and Rosemary Dresdow and is further survived by other relatives and many friends. He was the special friend of Dick Scarce and George and Caroline Basley and dear uncle of the late Tommy Cirillo and brother of the late Dominic and Theresa.

Visitation will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 8, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha, followed by a 1:00 p.m.

memorial service. Entombment will be at St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

Carmin believed in his family and the foundation they built together. It was as strong as the buildings he built as a brick mason in Milwaukee and Waukesha.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary or leave condolences.