CARLSTADT, N.J. -- Patsy "Pat" M. Donofrio -- a Carlstadt resident, formerly of East Rutherford -- died on Saturday, June 18. He was 89.
A U.S. Army veteran, Donofrio was a life member of the Carlstadt VFW, Schmidt-Hoeger Post 3149. For over 40 years, he was a union butcher, and in the last 10 years he worked at ShopRite in Little Falls. He retired when he was 62.
He was also a member of the Carlstadt Senior Friendship Club.
Donofrio is survived by his wife, Phyllis (Schmitt) Donofrio; children RoseAnn Bottieri, and Matthew Donofrio and his wife Michele; grandchildren Angela Intindola and her husband Bryan, and Matthew and Marissa Donofrio; great-grandchildren Victoria, Bryan and Olivia; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his 12 brothers and sisters.
Visiting hours will be from 4-8 p.m., and funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m., on Tuesday, June 21, at the Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad St., in Carlstadt. Cremation will be private.