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St. Joseph Cemetery
Monday February 18th, 2019
9:00am - 10:30am

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James DiMeo

Mr. James DiMeo, 85, of, Farmington passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019 peacefully in his sleep at home.

He was the husband of Viola (Boguslawski) DiMeo for 65 years. James was born in Bristol on May 13, 1933 the son of the late James and Ann (McNevins) DiMeo. A life-long Bristol resident, and the owner of James DiMeo World of Wheels in Bristol and Village Motors in Manchester for many years . James was a lifelong Yankees fan. As an avid fan at the young age 13 he boarded a train alone and went to New York to see his beloved team play.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his sons and daughters in law, William (Linda) DiMeo of Bristol, Anthony “TY” (Lorenda) DiMeo of Southington, Robert (Mary) DiMeo of Burlington; a daughter, Jamie Levine and her husband Fred of Glen Allen, VA; a sister, Ann Hargraves of Hanover, New Hampshire; Four grandchildren, Sarah DiMeo, James DiMeo, Amanda DiMeo and Whitney DiMeo. Also his life long best friend Fred Rich from St Petersburg,FL. DiMeo family would like to thank his friend and caretaker of 7 years Frank Boakye.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, February 18, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. Ann Church. Friends may call at the Dunn Funeral Home 191 West St. Bristol from 9:00 - 10:30 AM. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, in Bristol. WWW.Dunnfh.com

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R.I.P. James DiMeo

George M. Kalinowski RPh Jun 13 2019 12:00 AM

Deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved one. May your family find comfort in the scriptural hope found at Revelation 21:4:"...death will be no more.., the former things have passed away."

sherry Feb 20 2019 12:00 AM

Thought an prays are with you in this difficult time. He was a great man who brought a lot of joy to the family. I still remember the wonderful stories he would share with me about my mom. Love you all!! Marisa

Marisa DAmico Feb 17 2019 12:00 AM

A GRANDMOTHER'S GARDEN REMEMBERED was sent on February 16, 2019

Thinking of you at this time of sorrow. Bill Fenton

Expression of Sympathy Feb 16 2019 12:00 AM

On behalf of the Parish of St. Francis de Sales at St. Ann Church I would like to offer my condolences to the family of James on the occasion of his death. We will pray for the happy repose of his soul.
Father Alphonso Fontana, Pastor
St. Francis de Sales
Bristol, CT

Father Alphonso Fontana Feb 16 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James DiMeo

Stephen Venturo Sr. Feb 15 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of James DiMeo

The Venturo Family Feb 15 2019 12:00 AM

Im sorry to hear about Mr. DiMeo.I can recall going to his car dealership with Ty in the 1960,s. the mini bikes he sold there were second to none.To those of us who grew up in Bristol he is a Legend.My heart goes out to your family. Jim Filosa

Jim Filosa Feb 15 2019 12:00 AM

A MONET'S GARDEN BASKET was ordered on February 14, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Feb 14 2019 12:00 AM