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John Acurio

Date of Death: March 20, 2021
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Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church
130 Keating Drive
Winchester, Virginia 22601
(540) 662-5858 | Map
Friday 3/26, 3:00 pm

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic
the Funeral Mass is restricted
to family only

The Funeral Mass will be livestreamed
under John’s obituary on the Omps
Funeral Home website

Location Not Available
Friday 3/26

Memorial contributions may be made to:

Blue Ridge Hospice
333 W. Cork street
Suite 405
Winchester, Virginia 22601

John Acurio, age 91, was born in Garfield, NJ, to the late Charles and Esperina Acurio. During the years of World War II, he served as a bicycle telegram carrier, often delivering news to families of service members. As a teenager, baseball was his pastime, and he remained an avid fan throughout his life. HeContinue Reading

Bill and Vicki McGrath left a message on March 25, 2021:
Our deepest condolences, Joan and Buddy, to you and your family in the passing of Joan's dear father. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Love, Vicki and Bill McGrath
Sally Hass left a message on March 25, 2021:
Uncle John was truly a bright light of good nature and gentleness. Family was a center of his life and his caring for Delores and girls was steadfast. It was always enjoyable to be in his company. God Bless our Uncle John and Aunt Delores. Love, Cousin Sally
Paula Lewis left a message on March 25, 2021:
Uncle John was a man of such integrity, and warmth of spirit, to know him was to respect him. His love of Aunt Delores and his girls and extended family was so obvious and brought him so much joy, thank you all for sharing him with us. Paula & Bob
Ann and Rusty Bishop left a message on March 24, 2021:
We are sending condolences and all our love ! We will be with all of the Acurio descendants in spirit and prayer on Friday! Love Ann and Rusty
Vicki and Bill McGrath left a message on March 24, 2021:
Dear Joan, Buddy, and Family Deepest condolences in the loss of your dear Father. Please know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Vicki and Bill McGrath and family
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Moe and Gale Tetreault left a message on March 24, 2021:
Our condolences and love to all the family.
Amit Neev left a message on March 24, 2021:
My sincere condolences.
Brian S left a message on March 24, 2021:
Dear Charlotte, Diane, Mary Ellen, Joan and Acurio Family: I am terribly sorry for your loss. John sounds like he was an amazing human being. Obviously he was incredibly intelligent being essentially a rocket scientist, but his life during WWII and storied career was amazing. With all of his gifts and abilities, the best part of his story is his obvious devotion to his wife and family. With everything he did and achieved in his life, I am sure his proudest moments were being a devoted husband, father and family man. God bless, Brian S
Yolanda Ford left a message on March 24, 2021:
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Omps Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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