NILES - Antonio Giuliano, 87, of Niles, passed away peacefully while surrounded by his family on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2103.
He was born June 10, 1926, in Corleto Monforte Salerno, Italy, the son of Felippo and Gioseppina Giuliano.
Antonio was a member of the Italian Army and came to the United States in 1962. He worked in maintenance for Republic-WCI Steel for 25 years before retiring in 1993.
Antonio was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Niles, was a past member of the Niles Knights of Columbus Council 1681, and enjoyed gardening and wine making
He will be deeply missed by his wife, Teresa Guarnieri Giuliano, whom he married April 22, 1967; and two sons, Joseph (Jennifer) Giuliano of Cleveland and Michael Giuliano of Niles.
Antonio was preceded in death by two brothers, Felippo and Eduardo Giuliano; and a sister, Louisa Prezioso.
Friends may call from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Joseph Rossi and Sons Funeral Home in Niles, where the Mt. Carmel Bereavement Ministry will conduct prayers at 4:30 p.m.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Niles officiated by the Rev. John-Michael Lavelle, preceded by a 9:30 a.m. prayer service at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Niles City Cemetery.
Family and friends may email condolences and sign the guestbook by visiting josephrossifuneralhome.com.
Material contributions may be made to National Parkinson Foundation Inc., 200 S.E. First St., Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131.