John Joseph Boretti, Sr. died December 31, 2010 at his home. He was a native of Danbury, Connecticut and was the son of the late Raymond Phillip Boretti and Edith Helena Snidero Boretti. Mr. Boretti was a CPA and was a member of St. James Catholic Church, a Fourth Degree Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus.
A Celebration of Life Services will be held on Friday January 7, 2011 at 11:00 AM in St. James Catholic Church by Father Bill Upah, Msgr. Bill Williams, Father Karl Lindblad and Father Carlos Rodriguez. Burial will be private. Surviving is his wife, Janice Boretti; son, John Joseph Boretti, Jr.Brenda of Oxford; daughter, Jennifer Decre Boretti of Oxford and son-in-law John Allen Fink, IV of Clayton; sisters, Mary C. Bishop of NY and Helen Wright. He was preceded in death by a brother Raymond Boretti and a sister Angilo Mary O’Carm.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, January 6, 2011 at St. James Catholic Church from 2:00 until 4:00 PM and at 7:00 until 9:00 PM. At other times they will be at the home in Eagles Wing Lane.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Room at the Inn, 3737 Weona Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28209 or Hope for the Warriors, PMB 48, 1335 Suite E. Western Blvd., Jacksonville, NC 28546.
Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home is assisting the Boretti family. For online condolences go to www.hallwynne.com and select obituaries.