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“Dear Emma, Joe, Toni, Roy, Joseph and the entire extended family-- We were so saddened to hear of Jimmie's illness and passing. His positive...Read More »
1 of 32 | Posted by: Larry and Jackie Knoll - Orange, CT

“To Jimmy's family: I am sorry I was unable to attend the services. I wish I could have attended them I hear it was a wonderful tribute to Jimmy. I...Read More »
2 of 32 | Posted by: Mary Evans - Ledyard, CT

“My deepest sympathy to the family of Jimmy. ”
3 of 32 | Posted by: Susan Foyer Smith - orange, CT

“So very sorry to read of Jimmy's death. Our sincere sympathy to you and your family. May God bless you all with His peace and comfort in fond...Read More »
4 of 32 | Posted by: Barbara & James Cunningham - CT

“I came to know Jimmy as a store manager of the Orange Goodwill this year. Jimmy had an infectious attitude and always made the staff smile. He will...Read More »
5 of 32 | Posted by: Dominic Lucibello - East Haven, CT

“I came to know Jimmy as a Store Manager and District Manager of Easter Seals Goodwill in our Orange, CT store location. Jimmy always brought a lot...Read More »
6 of 32 | Posted by: James Murray Jr. - Meriden, CT

“Always happy and loved to be with his family. ”
7 of 32 | Posted by: Pasquale & Kelly Clini - CT

“To the Cuzzocreo family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. Jimmy was always such a wonderful person he loved and enjoyed...Read More »
8 of 32 | Posted by: Anita Valente Cassella - CT

“I worked at Camp Harkness for 5 years back in the 70's. What excitement went through camp when we knew Superman and Batman where coming that week. ...Read More »
9 of 32 | Posted by: George Moger - Lakeport, MI

“To The Cuzzocreo Family, I want to express my deepest sympathys to Joe, Emma, Roy & Stephanie, Joe & the boys. I know Jimmy had a long struggle &...Read More »
10 of 32 | Posted by: John Scanlon - Wallingford, CT

“Emma and Joe, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Jimmy was such a great guy and always brought a smile to my face. If you...Read More »
11 of 32 | Posted by: Lisa Jardin - Woodbridge, CT

“I had the good fortune of meeting Jimmy at Camp Harkness five years ago. As anyone who knew him can attest, Jimmy lit up a room the moment he walked...Read More »
12 of 32 | Posted by: Nathan Moger - Lansing, MI

“Jimmy, You were the "vessel" which brought me to Dennis and made us a family. I knew the minute I met you that you would touch our lives...our...Read More »
13 of 32 | Posted by: Diane Clini, Big D, Katiel - CT

“I spent four summers working at Camp Harkness and had the privilege of getting to know Jimmy. He was a very special person and will be greatly missed...Read More »
14 of 32 | Posted by: Leah Weigley - Tacoma, WA

“I knew Jimmy from Camp Harkness. His humor always brightened my day. He will be greatly missed. ”
15 of 32 | Posted by: Stacey Brusca - New London, CT

“To Roy and family, My sincere condolences to the entire family. ”
16 of 32 | Posted by: Will Sherman - Orange, CT

“I have worked at Camp Harkness for 4 years now and was blessed to know Jimmy. He always brought light and laughter to our weeks at camp. We always...Read More »
17 of 32 | Posted by: Emily Quimby - Somers, CT

“I was saddened to hear of Jimmy's passing. He was a very special member of our camp community and was a friend to many. We will miss his laughs,...Read More »
18 of 32 | Posted by: Jen (Sullivan) Hickey - Norwich, CT

“Dear Mr. & Mrs. Cuzzocreo: As a secretary at Easter Seals from 1981 thru 1986 I have the fondest memories of Jimmy and Joe. Wonderful smiles, always...Read More »
19 of 32 | Posted by: Marguerite Laudano - Hamden, CT

“Cuzzocreo family our prayers are with you. ”
20 of 32 | Posted by: Rose & Lou Tammaro - Orange, CT

“Jim, my little "peanut" some of the best times of my life were spent with you and the house on Racebrook Road. I will never forget our pac-man games...Read More »
21 of 32 | Posted by: Mademoiselle - Hamden, CT

“Jimmy was always a bright spot in my day and he will be missed greatly. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
22 of 32 | Posted by: Barbara Skinner - New Haven, CT

“I was very saddened to hear of the loss of a good friend. I remember Jimmy's great sense of humor and energetic personality. Everybody liked him....Read More »
23 of 32 | Posted by: Mike Bakitas - Orange, CT

“Our deepest condolensces for your loss. Our prayers are with you during this time. Heaven has one more angel to watch over us. -Sara and Jamie Vincent ”
24 of 32 | Posted by: Sara Vincent

“Joe, Emma, Roy, Steph, Matt, David, Danny, Brian, Toni, Bob, Marci and Joey - Jimmy touched so many lives with his robust personality. May the memory...Read More »
25 of 32 | Posted by: Francine Bergami - CT

“Our condolences. Jody & Jeff Dietch ”
26 of 32 | Posted by: Jody & Jeff Dietch - Orange, CT

“Joe and Emma, Our condolences go out to you for the loss of your son. We will keep your family in our prayers. Love, George,Linda,Ali & Liz Geane ”
27 of 32 | Posted by: George Geane - Orange, CT

“My deepest condolences go out to the Cuzzocreo Family. Jimmy touched many lives and he touch mine while teaching him swimming at the Orange Town...Read More »
28 of 32 | Posted by: Thea Leoni Torrenti - Orange, CT

“Dear Emma and Joe, How do we say how sorry we are, we've been there so know how much it hurts. But with the grace of God, family and friends you...Read More »
29 of 32 | Posted by: Shirley Loomis - Davenport, FL

“Oh my gosh, sending our love. Jimmy was a really sweet friend and will be missed but not forgotten. Prayers that all will be ok. Luv Angela, Darrin,...Read More »
30 of 32 | Posted by: Angela Booth & Family - ORANGE, CT

“Jimmy you will be missed by all. But I know you are with Uncle Bruno, Uncle Gene, Uncle Pat,Uncle Dick and Auntie Rosie who is spoiling you rotten...Read More »
31 of 32 | Posted by: Yvonne - West Haven, CT

“Uncle Joe, Auntie Emma, Roy, Toni, Joey, and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. The strength and love of your family will guide you...Read More »
32 of 32 | Posted by: The Tosetti Family - West Haven, CT


James L. "Jimmy" Cuzzocreo, 53, of Orange passed away October 4, 2011 in CT Hospice. Beloved son of Joseph and Emma Clini Cuzzocreo of Orange. Loving brother of Toni Marie (Robert ) Gelineau of Woodbridge, Roy (Stephanie) Cuzzocreo and his twin brother, Joseph Cuzzocreo, Jr both of Orange. Cherished uncle of Matthew, David, Daniel and Brian Cuzzocreo and Marciana Gelineau. Great nephew of Mary Cuzzocreo of Orange. Also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. Jimmy worked for Easter Seals Goodwill Industries of Orange. He participated in the CT Special Olympics and its Torch run. He attended Camp Harkness in Waterford for four decades and loved to perform for a crowd. Friends may call at the PORTO FUNERAL HOME, 830 Jones Hill Rd., West Haven FRIDAY from 4:00-8:00 PM and are invited to go directly to Holy Infant Church Saturday morning at 10:00 for A Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in Orange Center Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to Easter Seals Goodwill Industries, 95 Hamilton St., New Haven, CT 06511 or the Fragile X Society of CT, 20 Mohegan Dr., West Hartford, CT 06117.

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