Bruno L. Mazzini, 91
July 2, 1923 -- June 6, 2015
Bruno L. Mazzini, age 91, of Hartford, passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2015, at Serenity Villa in Slinger surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on July 2, 1923, in Gadesco, Italy, to Giovanni and Clementina Mazzini. He was united in marriage to Ingrid Claussen on Jan. 22, 1966, at the United Church of Christ in Fond du Lac.
Bruno was a cheese maker for more than 20 years, beginning in Italy and continuing to do so after coming to the United States. He also worked as a manufacturer for many years at various companies. Bruno was in the Italian Air Force during World War II. He also enjoyed gardening, watching the Green Bay Packers, soccer, bicycle racing and coin and stamp collecting.
He is survived by his loving wife, Ingrid; two daughters, Tina (John) Miller of West Bend and Julia (Mark) Settje of Hartford; grandchildren, James, Amanda, Stephanie, Nathan, Justin and Mikayla; great-grandchildren, Natalie, Jacob, Liam; siblings, Arcadio Mazzini, Valeria (Achille) Mori, Rosa Galveni and Maddalena (Giuseppe) Nolli; nieces, Lauretta Mazzini and Giovanna Galveni; and nephew, Luigi Galveni. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.
Bruno is preceded in death by his parents; sister-in-law, Santina Mazzini; and brother-in-law, Alessando Galveni.
Funeral services for Bruno will be held on Wednesday, June 10, 2015, at 6 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home (824 Union St., Hartford) with the Rev. John Bass officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends on Wednesday at the funeral home from 4-6 p.m.
Entombment will be at the Shrine of Rest Chapel in Fond du Lac.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff at Serenity Villa in Slinger and to Horizon Hospice for their loving care of Bruno.
Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.