Obituary for Alfredo DiRico


Alfredo DiRico

Alfredo DiRico, age 81, of Warsaw, IN passed away on Friday, May 24, 2019 at 8:20 a.m. in Warsaw, IN. He was born in Orsogna, Italy August 17, 1937 to Pasquale and Maddalena (D’Angelo) DiRico. He is survived by his wife Giovanna of 60 years.

Alfredo immigrated from Italy to Boston in 1958 and has been a resident in Warsaw since 1978. He was the Owner/Founder of Center Motor Sales from 1978 to 2011. He was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw.

In addition to his wife Giovanna, Alfredo is survived by his children; Frank (spouse Donna) DiRico of Warsaw, Fred (spouse Sherri) DiRico of Warsaw, John (spouse Elaine) DiRico of Warsaw, daughter; Madeline (spouse Roger) Burkholder of Warsaw, daughter-in-law; Alejandra DiRico of Clarksburg, Maryland, grandchildren; Blake, Callie, Joey, Carissa, Tony, Gabriel, Nicholas and Daniel DiRico, Anthony, Gianna, Sophia Burkholder, two great-grandchildren; Bella and Lincoln. He was preceded in death by son; Patrick DiRico, two brothers and one sister.

Visitation hours are scheduled from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, May 30, 2019 in McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. A Rosary Service will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw with Father Jonathan Norton officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw, IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to:
K21 Cancer Care Foundation
2170 North Pointe Drive
Warsaw, IN 46582



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