Ralph Loschiavo, 74 years old, husband of Anna Loschiavo (Galati) since Aug. 26, 1978, of Kensington passed away on Feb. 7, 2018, at St. Francis Hospital. Ralph was born May 6, 1943, in Stefanaconi Province of Vibo Valentia, Italy, to the late Domenico and Vittoria Loschiavo, previously residing in New Britain, Conn., before settling in Kensington. Mr. Loschiavo was employed by Fafnir Bearing for nearly 30 years where he worked as a Lead Machinist. He was a parishioner of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church as well as a member of the Italian Political Independent Club of Kensington. He enjoyed family vacations, gardening, Sunday dinners and spending time with his beloved grandchildren. Ralph will be most remembered for his sense of humor, warm smile, individuality and his love of family.
Besides Anna, he is survived and will be dearly missed by sons, Domenick Loschiavo and his wife, Laura, of Fairfield and John Loschiavo and his wife, Sarah, of Farmington; sister, Anna Lococo and her husband, Vincenzo, of New Britain and grandchildren, Gian, Luca, Alexandra and Adriana Loschiavo and many special nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, sister, Isabella Rubino of New Britain and brother, Antonino Loschiavo of Stefanaconi.
Funeral services will begin Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at 9 a.m. at the New Britain Memorial Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Ave., New Britain, followed by the funeral liturgy at 10 a.m. at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, Berlin. Entombment will follow at St. Mary Cemetery Mausoleum. Visitation hours will be Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, from 3 and 6 p.m. at the funeral home. For directions, view tribute or messages, please visit www.newbritainsagarino.com .