James “Chris” Terranova, age 58, beloved husband of Patricia Johnston Terranova of Wilton, passed away suddenly at Norwalk Hospital.

Chris was born on Dec. 28, 1957, in Wilmington, Del., and was the son of Barbara Mitchell Terranova and the late Harry J. Terranova. He graduated from the University of Delaware in 1979 with an Engineering Degree and worked as a Manager-Director for HOMA pump Technology.

Chris was an active member of Our Lady of Fatima Parish in Wilton as well as a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was an avid sportsman and loved the time he spent racing his car in the FRCCA series.

In addition to his wife Patty and mother Barbara, he is survived by his beloved son Nicholas James Terranova.

Friends are invited to greet the family on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Fatima Church, 229 Danbury Road, Wilton. A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:30 and interment in St. John’s Cemetery, Norwalk, will follow.

The Hoyt-Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 5 East Wall Street, is honored to assist the Terranova family. Please visit norwalkfh.com for more information.