Louis  Iozzino

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3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, December 14, 2023
Charles J. O'Shea - East Meadow
2515 N. Jerusalem Road
East Meadow, New York, United States

Mass of Christian Burial

11:15 am
Friday, December 15, 2023
St. Frances De Chantal Church, Wantagh, NY
1309 Wantagh Avenue
Wantagh, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Holy Rood Cemetery
111 Old Country Road
Westbury, New York, United States


Louis Anthony Iozzino passed away peacefully in his sleep on December 8, 2023 at the age of 100 in Ocala, Florida. He was born on August 3, 1923 in Brooklyn, NY. Louis was a decorated First Lieutenant and bombardier in the US Army Air Corps. He served in the Pacific theater of World War II and was honorably discharged from the US Army Air Corps in 1945 – after 33 missions and over 400 hours of service. After returning from the war, he decided to continue his education in civil engineering and while doing so met and married Mary Musumeci in 1950. Louis and Mary had four children – Amelia, George, Lois, and Phyllis. He obtained his professional engineering license in 1954 and pursued a fulfilling career in Civil Engineering until he retired in 1993 to take care of Mary, who passed away later that year. In 1998, Louis married Violet Cafaro, and they enjoyed being snowbirds between Oyster Bay, New York and Ocala, Florida. Louis lived a fulfilling life, enjoying the company of and supporting his family and friends at every opportunity. He was a devout Catholic, an avid Yankees fan, and a lover of the sun and beach. Louis was a kind, gentle and loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend to so many. Louis is survived by Violet, 2 daughters Amelia (Dennis) and Lois (Ron), 4 grandchildren, Kristy, Michael (Christina), Whitney (William) and Rachel (William), and 6 great-grandchildren, Lily, Alexandra, Amelia, Michael, Brianna and Brody. Louis was preceded in death by his wife Mary (1993), son George (1994), and daughter Phyllis (1990). The wake will be held at O’Shea in East Meadow from 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm on Thursday December 14, 2023. The funeral service will be held at St. Frances de Chantal in Wantagh at 11:15 am on Friday December 15, 2023. Interment to follow at Holy Rood Cemetery in Westbury.

In Lieu of Flowers

Kindly consider making a donation in Louis’s name to: St. Jude Children Research Hospital: website: stjude.org Phone #: (800)822-6344 Address: 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 Or The American Cancer Society website: donate.cancer.org Phone #: (800)227-2345 Address: P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD, 21741

Live Streaming of Funeral Mass

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