Salvatore Picarazzi, age 72, of Trumbull, beloved husband of Carolina Bottoni Picarazzi, passed away suddenly on Saturday, May 4, 2013 in Frosinone, Italy.

Born in Ripi, Frosinone, Italy on April 28, 1941, he was a son of the late Paolo and Maria Mollica Picarazzi.

Along with his wife and Dominick and Mary Picarazzi, he co-owned and operated Frances’ Pastry Shop of Trumbull for many years.

In addition to his wife Carolina, survivors include a son, Paul Picarazzi and his wife Colleen of North Carolina, a daughter, Patricia Lisi and her husband Paul of Monroe, four grandchildren, Michael and Victoria Lisi and Cole and Ava Picarazzi, a brother Dominic Picarazzi and his wife Mary of Trumbull, a sister Louisa Lisi and her husband Bruno, also of Trumbull, brother-in-law, Sandro Bottoni & his wife Agnese, his father-in-law, Carmine Bottoni and several nieces and nephews.

He was pre-deceased by his mother-in-law, Lucia Bottoni, a sister and brother-in-law, Nina and Armando Pizzacarola and his niece, Diane Lisi-Ianniello.

Funeral services were held Monday, May 13, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. in the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull, and at 10:00 a.m. in St. Raphael Church, Bridgeport for a Mass of Christian Burial. Entombment in St. Michael Cemetery, Stratford.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Margaret’s Shrine, 2523 Park Ave., Bridgeport, CT  06604 or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, (Tribute #33544882), P. O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN  38148.

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