Bruce E. Carusillo, 53, was an avid golfer
Bruce Edward Carusillo, 53, of Washington, died Aug. 30, 2009, at his home following a year-long battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his family He was the husband of Lori (Longo) Carusillo.
Mr. Carusillo was born Dec. 23, 1955, in Waterbury, son of Gloria (Perugini) Carusillo of Waterbury and the late Elmer Carusillo.
Mr. Carusillo was a certified public accountant for 30 years. In addition to his CPA practice, he founded Patriot Home Loans Inc. and Patriot Business Loans Inc. He also owned BEC Holdings, LLC in Woodbury and was a financial planner with Barnum Financial Group in Shelton, a MetLife affiliate.
He was a member of AICPA, CSCPA, Mortgage Brokers of Connecticut and the CTPGA.
Mr. Carusillo was a Little League coach in Woodbury and Washington.
Mr. Carusillo was a communicant of St. Teresa Church of Woodbury and Our Lady of Perpetual Help of Washington.
In addition to his wife of 32 years, Mr. Carusillo is survived by two sons, Jared Carusillo and Scott Carusillo; a daughter, Brianna; his mother, Gloria; two brothers and their wives, Todd and Kim Carusillo of Goshen and Robert and Gayle Carusillo of Watertown; a sister, Deborah (Carusillo) Smolley, of Watertown; a brother-in-law, Atty. Stephen Longo and his wife, Rosanne, of Clinton; a sister-in-law, Marisa (Longo) Cruz, of Waterbury; a mother-in-law, Ann Longo, of Watertown; and several nieces and nephews.
The Chase Parkway Memorial/The Albini Family Funeral Home of Waterbury was in charge of arrangements.