Louis Anthony Casolo Sr., passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 22, 2017, on Hilton Head Island, S.C. His compassion and joy was evident until the end. He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. Lou was born on Feb. 17, 1936, in Stamford, Conn., and was the son of the late Luigi and Antoinette Casolo.
At Stamford High School, he was a Senior Officer in the 1954 graduating class and a member of the championship-winning Stamford High Football Squad. Lou was affectionately known as “Cas” by his fellow students. He then earned a BS degree from the School of Business Administration at the University of Connecticut. Many know him as someone who was passionate about building his insurance agency, Casolo, Friedman, Paspalis & Co. Over the years, the agency grew to assist many homeowners and local commercial businesses.