Charles J. Sclafani, 101, of Cape Coral, passed away May 24, 2014. He was born Oct. 26, 1912, in New York City to Vincent and Jenny Piazza Sclafani. He was a former resident of Highland Falls, N.Y., and Hudson Falls, N.Y. Mr. Sclafani married Clotilde Petrazzuolo Sept. 30, 1939. He was a retired budget analyst at the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y.
He enjoyed to travel, visiting over 30 countries including, Italy, Russia, China, Japan, Israel, Morocco, Egypt, Thailand and Singapore.
Mr. Sclafani is survived by his son, Robert (Marydale) Sclafani of Cape Coral; grandchildren, Margaret Sclafani of Cape Coral, Gregory (Shauna) Sclafani of Orem, Utah, Jennifer Foutz of Phoenix, Ariz., Catherine (Kevin) Belnap of Phoenix, Ariz., Eileen Sclafani of Hudson Falls, N.Y.; and eight great-grandchildren.
Charles J. Sclafani
He is preceded in death by his wife, Clotilde Sclafani, July 7, 1997; sisters, Agnes Pascocello and Anna Uccello; and brothers, Joseph Sclafani and Salvatore Sclafani.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 7, at Coral Ridge Funeral Home & Cemetery, 1630 Pine Island Road, Cape Coral.
Interment will be at Coral Ridge Cemetery, Cape Coral.
Please visit www.coralridgefuneralhome to leave thoughts and memories for his family.