John William Dempewolf, 90, of New Milford, CT, passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2016, at The Village at Brookfield Commons, Brookfield, CT. He was the husband of Frances O’Brien Dempewolf.
Mr. Dempewolf was born in New York City, January 31, 1926.
He served in the U.S. Navy during both WWII and the Korean War. He was a Plant Manager at General Foods, retiring in 1997.
Mr. Dempewolf loved to travel, including taking 35 cruises. He enjoyed assembling model trains and cars, and acquiring other collectibles.
In addition to his wife Frances, he is survived by a son John W. Dempewolf of Virginia and a daughter Barbara Ann ; and step children, Frank and Michael Gencarelli and Teresa Torre.
A Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 10 AM at Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street, New Milford, CT. Burial will follow at Center Cemetery, New Milford, CT.
Calling hours will be held at the Lillis Funeral Home on Tuesday, July 26, from 4 to 7 PM.