SOUTHBURY — Timothy N. Cocchiola, 45, of Kettletown Woods, died Saturday evening, August 31, 2019, surrounded by family and friends in his home after a long, courageous battle with cancer. He was the husband of Bonnie (McAllister) Cocchiola.
Tim was born October 17, 1973, in Waterbury, the son of Frederick Cocchiola of Woodbury and Norma (O ‘Rourke) Gregory of Watertown. He was the father of Timothy and Peyton, both of Southbury; son-in-law to Bill and Susan McAllister of Southbury and Lacey Gregory of Watertown. He is also survived by a sister, Dana, and her husband, Jim Bruton of Middlebury; three brothers, William, Fred and Dean Cocchiola, all of Watertown; a brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Gina McAllister of Florida; a stepbrother, stepsisters and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his stepmother, Martha Cocchiola.
Tim’s passing gave heaven another angel. He gave his family and friends everything he possibly could; he is now in heaven, pain free and smiling down on us all.
A funeral Mass was celebrated September 5 at Sacred Heart Church with burial in the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Southbury.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society, 173 Mark Lane, Unit #6, Waterbury 06704; or directly to Bonnie Cocchiola for funding the college educations of Timothy and Peyton Cocchiola.
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