- Friday, April 18, 2014
Ernest D’Aversa, 90, died peacefully April 14 at the Harbor, the Village at East Farms, Waterbury, after a protracted illness. He was born in Waterbury, August 18, 1923, the son of Vincenzo and Vincenza (“Anna” Petraroia) D’Aversa. He was the fourth of five children, all of whom predeceased him.
A World War II veteran, Ernest served as an aircraft armorer with the Eighth Air Force, based in England.