Josephine M. Campanaro Tomaiuolo, age 91, of Easton, CT, the beloved wife of the late Frank Paul Tomaiuolo, died on Thursday, November 22, 2012. Born in Castellucio Valmagiore, Foggia, Italy, on May 11, 1921, to the late John and Maria Festa Campanaro, she came to this country at the age of 15 with her mother and sister, Virginia, on March 19, 1936 with dual Italian and American citizenship.
In the United States, she, Virginia, and her mother joined her father and brother, Dominick, who were already established in their new country. She married Frank Paul Tomaiuolo of Bridgeport, CT on May 9, 1942. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, and resided in Easton, CT for 55 years, since 1957.
She is survived by her daughters, Jo-Ann Tomaiuolo Scebold of Newtown, CT and Angela Marie Tomaiuolo Horbaly and her husband Jan, of Burke, VA; her grand-children, Vanessa H. Gallagher and her husband William of Clifton, VA; Alexandra D. Scebold of New York, NY; Michelle Horbaly of Arlington, VA; and Jon F. Horbaly of Oxford, UK.