John A. Cennamo
WESTFIELD - John A. Cennamo, 89, passed away Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016. Born Aug. 4, 1927, in Westfield, to the late Rosina (DeLuca) and Luciano Cennamo he was educated in local schools and graduated from Westfield Vocational in 1945. He was employed by Stanhome Products for 40 years. He enjoyed watching all sports and was an avid New York Yankees fan. He also enjoyed cooking, family get-togethers and casino trips. He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife Sandi (Janse); his five daughters, Candy Morawiec (Denny), Cookie Liptak (George), Joanne Romani (Paul), Denise Kane (Tom) and Anne Pilecki (Jesse predeceased); his brother Nunzio; his sister Helen Nagorka; his 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren, with one on the way; his step-children Darrell DeDeurwaerder (Luz) and Darcy Chapdelaine (Trent); five step-grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brothers Louis, Geraldo and Michael, sisters Mary, Lucy and Lena, and his former wife Leila (Holcomb) Litchfield. He was a communicant of Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, Westfield. Friends and family may gather Wednesday, Oct. 19, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Firtion Adams Funeral Service, 76 Broad St., Westfield. His funeral will be held Thursday at 9 a.m. from the funeral home followed by a Mass at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, 127 Holyoke Rd., Westfield. Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, 203 Southampton Rd., Westfield. Donations in John's name may be directed to Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament Church, 127 Holyoke Rd., Westfield, MA 01085. www.firtionadams.com. To sign a Guest Book, express condolences, share memories and read other obituaries, go to legacy.com/obituaries/gazettenet.
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