Nicholas B. Giuttari, 90, of Dover, died at home Thursday, July 15, 2010.

Nicholas B. Giuttari, 90, of Dover died at home Thursday, July 15, 2010.

Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday, July 22, at Torbert Funeral Chapel, 61 S. Bradford St., Dover. Friends may call one hour prior.

Mr. Giuttari was born April 4, 1920, in Pawtucket, R.I., to the late Benjamin Giuttari and Adelia Joseph Giuttari.

He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. Mr. Guittari worked at Dover Air Force Base as a civil engineer and was a building inspector for Kent County.

He was a member of the Union Lodge No. 7 A.F & A.M. of Dover.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Mary Wix Giuttari, who died in 2000, and three children.

He is survived by his grandson and caregiver, James Ford and his wife Donna of Dover; sister Evelyn Jackson of Boynton Beach, Fla.; nephew Vernon Giuttari of Bowers Beach; eight grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Interment will be in Barratt’s Chapel Cemetery, Frederica.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to Seasons Hospice of Delaware, 220 Continental Drive, Suite 101, Newark, DE 19713.

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