Albert P. Mecozzi, 93, of Wilton, passed away peacefully on March 14, 2017, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on May 16, 1923, in Georgetown, Conn., the son of Joseph and Bertina Mecozzi. He graduated from the Danbury Trade School in 1941.
Albert (who was also fondly referred to as Al, Baldo, and Bard) was predeceased by his wife of 64 years, Josephine (Di Camillo) Mecozzi in 2012. He is survived by his daughter Jo Ann (Mecozzi) Nessel and her husband John, his son Gary Mecozzi and his wife Barbara, and four grandchildren, Pamela and Christa Nessel and Lauren and Christopher Mecozzi. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews who frequently described him as “their hero.” He is also survived by many great- and great-great nieces and nephews.