Gloria Buzzeo DeCarlo

February 27, 1928 ~ December 28, 2020 (age 92)


Gloria Buzzeo DeCarlo, age 92, passed away peacefully after a long illness on December 28, 2020. She was born February 27, 1928 in Stamford, CT to the late Evangelista "Angelo" and Theresa "Tessie" Maria Terenzio Buzzeo. She was a one of a kind beloved wife, sister, aunt and friend. Gloria was predeceased by her husband, Frank DeCarlo, two brothers, Louis and Eugene Buzzeo and a sister, Joan Leffler. She was an employee of Pitney Bowes for 35 years retiring at age 75. All her life, Gloria went to great lengths for her family to ensure they were cared for. Family and friends were everything to her. She will be deeply missed and never forgotten. Gloria's family would like to give a special thank you to her caregivers, especially to Paul Retter, who allowed her to stay in the home she loved. Due to COVID restrictions, the funeral/memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Gloria's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

"This is a beautiful day. Gloria DeCarlo has been part of our lives for almost 93 years and has moved on to her next legacy. The only pure heart I knew was hers. Any time you needed a true friend, she was it. If a family member was in need, she was there. She listened and loved without judgment. She was honest and called ‘BS' what it was. The most significant love I learned was from her. Sometimes real strength is silent. To simply to be present and know the correct time to let loved ones learn lessons, then be there with open arms to listen with a wholesome and genuine heart. Imagine if we all attempt to simply listen and embrace loved ones during a time of grieving. Gloria's name is the most accurate single word that represents her life: Glory. Thank you for the treasure chest of endless positive memories I will always hold in my heart.You made the world a better place and that is what I will strive to do for your legacy, every day. I love you" - Daniel Buzzeo, nephew

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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place,
TN 38105

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