Born 12-18-1934 -- Died 8-14-2007
John Buttocovolo Jr. was born the son of the late John Buttocovolo Sr. and Catherine Lombardo Buttocovolo on Dec. 18, 1934, in New Brooklyn, N.J. and died Aug. 14, 2007, in Gatewood, Mo., at the age of 72.
He was a veteran of the United States Marines Corp, earning several medals while serving his country during the Korean War.
He is survived by: his wife, Virginia of the family home in Gatewood, Mo.; one daughter, Mary Bachand and husband, John of Plant City, Fla.; one son, John Buttocovolo III?and wife, Billie Jo of Seffner, Fla.; four grandchildren, Amy, Heather, Eric and Kyle; one great-granddaughter, Mariah; three brothers, Jake Buttoli of Kingman, Maine; Paul Buttocovoli of Gatewood, Mo., and Robert Buttocovolo of Seffner, Fla.; two sisters, Madeline Harding of Williamstown, N.J. and Mary Bassano of New Field, N.J.; several nieces; several nephews; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Interment was in the Garden of Memories in Tampa, Fla.
Local arrangements were under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.