Michelino “Mike” DiStefano, age 94, born February 7, 1929 in Campolieto (Campobasso) Italy. Beloved husband of Carmela (nee DiBlasio), dearest father of Antoinette Auletta (husband Vince) and John DiStefano, devoted grandfather of Matthew (wife Katie), Mark (wife Elizabeth), Marissa Auletta, Carmelina Immke and Michael DiStefano, cherished great grandfather of Benjamin, Maxwell, Leo, Roman, and Fiorina, dear son of Giovanni and Antoniette DiStefano (nee Iammarone) (both deceased), loving brother of Maria Leccese (husband Antonio) and loving uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Michelino enjoyed spending time in Florida with friends, playing bocce, making wine and being with his family. He was the proud owner of DiStefano’s Authentic Italian Foods in Highland Heights for 52 years, and his children continue his legacy!
Entombment All Souls Cemetery. Mass of Christian Burial 9 a.m. Monday, February 20 at St. Paschal Baylon Church, 5384 Wilson Mills Road, Highland Heights, OH 44143. FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE FIORITTO FUNERAL HOME, 5236 MAYFIELD RD., LYNDHURST (EAST OF RICHMOND ROAD) ON SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19 from 2 to 6 pm.
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