John Usuriello, 93, of New Milford, died June 5, 2010, at the Candlewood Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mr. Usuriello was born March 18, 1917, in Havenhill, Mass., and lived most of his life in Queens, N.Y.

He purchased his property on Carmen Hill in New Milford in 1955 and enjoyed the summers on Candlewood Lake.

Mr. Usuriello retired as a postal superintendent and moved full time to New Milford in 1990.

He was a combat veteran in World War II and participated in the invasion of North Africa.

Mr. Usuriello is survived by a daughter, Adrienne, and a son, Jack.

The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford was in charge of arrangements.