Wolcott – John D. Kueider, 80, passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020. He was the husband of Carol (Padula) (Christiano) Kueider.
John was born in Dickson City, Pennsylvania on June 11, 1940 to John and Pearl (Kaminsky) Kueider. He graduated from Kaynor Tech in 1958 and worked as a leadman at Ward Leonard in Thomaston. John loved sports; especially bowling and golf, and was a Bears fan.
Including his wife Carol, of 36 years, John leaves behind his daughters, Laurie Parrino, and her husband, Mark, of Prospect; and Tina LaRiviere, and her husband, Christopher, of Waterbury; his stepsons, Michael Christiano, and his wife, Rachel, of Wolcott; and Brian Christiano, and his wife, Mary, of Prospect; his brother, Paul Kueider, of Southington; his grandchildren, Eric Collodel; Tyler Collodel; Kyle LaRiviere, and his fiancée, Siri Marie Marquez; Joshua LaRiviere; Chelsea Olsen, and her husband, Brandon; Tonya Christiano, and her fiancé, Mike Donahue; Michael Christiano; Brianna Christiano; and Nicholas Christiano; and his great grandchildren, Wyatt and Liam LaRiviere; Emmett Donahue; and Nova Olsen.
A walk through visitation will be held on Saturday, October 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Woodtick Memorial, 420 Woodtick Road, Wolcott. Masks are required during attendance. Burial will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in John’s name to either the Wolcott Food Pantry, 358 Woodtick Road, Wolcott CT 06716, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or the charity of your choice.