Daniel Varuolo, a 27 year resident of North Haven, passed away at home on Monday, December 10. He was 87 years old.
Mr. Varuolo was born in Corona, Queens, and attended Newtown High School in Elmhurst. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army during World War II.
He married his wife of 62 years, Rosetta (nee D’Angelo) and they resided in Corona and then Seaford, L.I., where Mr. Varuolo worked as an electrician for the Lilly Tulip Corporation and later worked for the Nassau County Health Department. He also partnered with his brother Tony in a retail Go-Kart business for many years in Baldwin.
He and his wife moved to North Haven in 1985 and built their retirement home on Coves End Lane. Mr. Varuolo also worked in his nephew’s business, Emporium Hardware, in Sag Harbor. He was an active member of the Knights of Columbus and worked as an usher at St. Andrews R.C. Church. He was also an active member of the Chelberg Battle Post 388 of the American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, the former Rosetta D’Angelo.
Visiting will be today, Thursday, December 13, at Yardley & Pino Funeral Home, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday, at 10 a.m. at St. Andrews R.C. Church. Interment will be at Calverton National Cemetery.