Age 92, born and raised in Wilmington where he lived all his life. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Church. He served his country as a gunner in the Navy Armed Guard aboard cargo ships, tankers and K.A.’s. He retired from Ludlow Manufacturing after 30 years and New Castle Parks & Recreation for 13 years.
He is predeceased by his wife, Adeline (DiCinque) Schietroma; his daughter, Kathleen Ann Schietroma; his father, Joseph and mother, Grace Schietroma; and a sister, Rose Barbara Schietroma.
He is survived by his son, Michael P. Schietroma and his wife, Kathi Schietroma; two grandsons, Michael Paul, Jr. and Mark Anthony; and his sister, Lucia Schietroma. Also surviving are his sisters-in-law, Rose White and Rita Bryan, both of Wilmington; a niece, Deborah Bryan; and two nephews, Joseph Bryan and George White, III.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, June 24th at 10:30 AM at St. Elizabeth Church, Cedar and Clayton Streets, Wilmington where friends and family are invited to visitation after 9:30 AM. Entombment will follow at Cathedral Cemetery, Wilmington.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to St. Elizabeth Church, 809 S. Broom Street, Wilmington, DE 19805. Condolences may be made by visiting MealeyFuneralHomes.com