Lembo, Olindo “Willy”, age 98, of Hawthorne, on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Born in Italy, Olindo immigrated to the United States in 1935, settling in Paterson. He had lived in Hawthorne since 1963. He briefly served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II and was honorably discharged. After his service, Olindo worked as a tailor and owned and operated Lincoln Sport Shop in Paterson with his brother, Amadeo Lembo. He was a parishioner of St. Anthony R.C. Church in Hawthorne. He was an ardent NY YANKEE FAN.
Olindo was the beloved husband of the late Mary (nee: Doria) Lembo (2015). loving father of Mario Lembo of Oakland and Carol Caldara and her husband Robert of Hawthorne. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by seven brothers and one sister.
Funeral will depart at 9:00am on Monday, February 5, 2018 from the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Ave., Hawthorne for a 9:30am funeral mass at St. Anthony R.C. Church, Hawthorne. Interment will follow at Christ the King Cemetery, Franklin Lakes. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Sunday from 4-8pm.