Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Joseph Ciufolo

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Joseph G. Ciufolo, 85, of Woodbine, formerly of Rockville, died of cancer July 19, 2007, at his home.

Born June 28, 1922, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Luigi W. and Adelina Testa Ciufolo.

He was the husband of Avon P. Ciufolo for 65 years.

Mr. Ciufolo served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1943 to 1945. He graduated from Bladensburg High School and worked as a lithographer.

Survivors in addition to his wife include four children, Joann A. Ciufolo of Bethesda, Kenneth W. Ciufolo and Ruth M. Ciufolo, both of Frederick, and John I. Ciufolo of Woodbine; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A graveside service was held Saturday at Parklawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Rockville. Burial followed the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Howard County, 5537 Twin Knolls Road, Suite 433, Columbia, MD 21045.

DeVol Funeral Home in Gaithersburg handled arrangements.