Saturday, November 28, 2009
Thomas Dominick Sarno, 56, of Westport and Boca Raton, Fla., passed away Thursday, Nov. 26 at home.
Mr. Sarno was born in Norwalk, son of the late Dominick and Connie (Rizzi) Sarno, and had been a longtime resident of the Westport-Norwalk area and Boca Raton.
A graduate of Staples High School and the Gemology Institute of America in New York City, he was jeweler and gemologist. He was vice president and co-owner of SZ Jewelry Manufacturers in Westport for 30 years.
Mr. Sarno was an avid motorcycle rider, loved Harley Davidson motorcycles, and spent weekends enjoying rides on his bike and participating in motorcycle fundraisers.
Generous and loyal to his family and friends, Mr. Sarno lived life to its fullest, he traveled extensively as an outcome of both his adventurous spirit and his successful business.
Survivors include one brother, Jack Sarno and his wife Annabelle of Easton; three sisters, Palma Manes and her husband Bruno, of Oxford, Conn., Frances Pollak and her husband Phil of Westport, Antoinette Wrubel and her husband Paul of Half Moon Bay, Calif., many nieces and nephews, and his longtime business partner and friend, Kuti Zeevi, and his wife, Nava.
Friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 11 a.m. meeting directly at Saint Luke Church, 49 Turkey Hill Road North. Interment was in Willowbrook Cemetery. There will be no calling hours.
The Harding Funeral Home, 210 Post Road East, is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Westport Police Benevolent Association, 50 Jesup Road, Westport, CT 06880
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