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William Brescia

William C "Bill" Brescia

Saturday, October 9th, 1943 - Tuesday, March 19th, 2019
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William C. "Bill" Brescia, 75, of Port St. Lucie, FL, formerly of Elmwood, a kind, loving and generous man has returned home on March 19 2019. Born in Hartford, son of the late Joseph and Katherine (Vendetta) Brescia, he lived most of his life in West Hartford, prior to moving to Texas and Florida.
He was the owner of W.C. Brescia Plumbing and Heating, Inc., for over 30 years. Bill loved his family, church and his friends in CT, TX and FL. He enjoyed playing racquetball, cards, going to the coffee shop and his beloved dogs. He was a passionate supporter of the Hole in the Wall Gang Camp.
He is survived by his two children, Rebecca Brescia Farrell, her husband Michael, and his three grandchildren, Joseph Alaimo, Madeline Farrell and Ryan Farrell; his son, William Brescia, his girlfriend, Luz and her son Jesse; his three older brothers, James Brescia and his wife Ruth, Joseph Brescia,
John Brescia and his wife, Sandy; his sister-in-law, Ann Brescia; along with all his nieces, nephews and their families that he loved dearly and many wonderful friends. Bill was an amazing man and will be deeply missed by all and never forgotten. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, George Brescia.
A Celebration of Bill's life will be held Saturday, May 11, from 12:00 to 1:30 pm at the Sheehan Hilborn Breen Funeral Home, 1084 New Britain Ave., West Hartford. A Remembrance Service will begin at 1:30 pm. For additional info and to sign the guest book, please visit www.SheehanHilbornBreen.com
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  • Visitation

    Saturday, May 11th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Saturday, May 11th, 2019 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Sheehan-Hilborn-Breen Funeral Home
    1084 New Britain Avenue
    West Hartford, CT 06110
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, May 11th, 2019 | 1:30pm
    Saturday, May 11th, 2019 1:30pm
    Sheehan-Hilborn-Breen Funeral Home
    1084 New Britain Avenue
    West Hartford, CT 06110
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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rosemarie Clark

Posted at 11:24am
We were lucky to have Bill as more than a friend over all these years. We miss our weekly phone calls . We were so blessed to have Bill in our lives and will treasure his memories and the love we shared, We will never forget him and know that he is in a better place. Rosemarie and Jim Clark

Barbara Fultz

Posted at 07:48am
We are so sorry to hear about Bill. He lived next door to my parents on Valley Crest Drive. He was a wonderful neighbor and friend, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Barbara Devins Fultz
Westerville, Ohio

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