Mr. James Thomas Salvino of Millsboro, DE passed away on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Beebe Health Care in Lewes, DE.
Mr. Salvino was born on August 18, 1935 in Stamford, CT to the late Thomas and Jennie Samela Salvino. Fresh out of Saint Basils Prep School he enrolled in Pennsylvania Military College now known as Widener University earning a degree in Mechanical Engineering. For 35 years he worked in the Government as an Aeronautical Engineer. After early retirement he joined his wife selling antiques. He loved to travel searching for treasures and visiting historical sites. Bowling and Bocce kept him busy and he started a bowling team when he and his wife moved to Delaware last year.
James is survived by his loving wife Judy Salvino, daughter Laura Salvino, son Tom Salvino, daughters- in-law Jill Salvino and Cindy Miles, three sisters, Chris Salvino, Joan Palumbo and Jean Francis as well as a brother- in- law Vinney Palumbo. He also leaves behind three grandchildren Jessica, Melissa and Zachary as well as two great grandchildren Jaelen and Taeyana. He is also survived by his feline friends “Cocoa”, “Morgan”, and “Frosty” as well as several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at St. Jude The Apostle Church, 152 Tulip Dr. #1689, Lewes, DE 19958.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to a charity of your choice in memory of James Thomas Salvino.
Arrangements provided by Watson Funeral Home
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