Alexander Anthony Finella
December 12, 1932  -  December 26, 2017

Alexander Anthony Finella

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Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home
2811 Curry Ford Road
Orlando, FL  32806
Friday, January 05, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Carey Hand Colonial Chapel
2811 Curry Ford Road
Orlando, FL  32806
Saturday, January 06, 2018
11:00am
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Greenwood Cemetery
1603 Greenwood Street
Orlando, FL  32801
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I served in the Army.

FINELLA, ALEXANDER (JIM), - Age 85 of Orlando, FL; passed away quietly December 26, 2017. Predeceased by his loving wife Elizabeth in 2015. Dearest Son of Dorothy Gizzi Age 104 and Father of Edward and his wife Cathy Finella of Savannah, GA; and John and his wife Cynthia Finella of Orlando; Proud Grandfather of Elizabeth and Danielle Finella; and Brother-In-Law to Anthony Bressi of Orlando. Predeceased in death by Sister Elizabeth Bressi in 2010.

Jim was a husband, Father and Grandfather, where he dedicated his entire life towards the happiness of his family. He worked at Lockheed Martin Missile and Fire Control formally Glen L. Martin for 33 years working his way up from a Tester to the Director of the Apache Arrowhead program. He served as a Drill Sergeant at the age of 19 in the United States Army during the Korean War and was appointed the Commander and President of the Italian American War Veterans of the United States from September 1998 thru October 2000; and member of the Italian American Social Club where he and his wife were active members for over 30 years.

The family will be present to receive friends on Friday, January 5th from 6-8pm at Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home, 2811 Curry Ford Rd., Orlando FL; funeral services will be held the following day, Saturday, January 6th at 11am. Mr. Finella will be laid to rest in Greenway Cemetery, Orlando, FL.

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FINELLA, ALEXANDER (JIM), - Age 85 of Orlando, FL; passed away quietly December 26, 2017. Predeceased by his loving wife Elizabeth in 2015. Dearest Son of Dorothy Gizzi Age 104 and Father of Edward and his wife Cathy Finella of Savannah, GA; and John and his wife Cynthia Finella of Orlando; Proud Grandfather of Elizabeth and Danielle Finella; and Brother-In-Law to Anthony Bressi of Orlando. Predeceased in death by Sister Elizabeth Bressi in 2010.

Jim was a husband, Father and Grandfather, where he dedicated his entire life towards the happiness of his family. He worked at Lockheed Martin Missile and Fire Control formally Glen L. Martin for 33 years working his way up from a Tester to the Director of the Apache Arrowhead program. He served as a Drill Sergeant at the age of 19 in the United States Army during the Korean War and we appointed the Commander and President of the Italian American War Veterans of the United States from September 1998 thru October 2000; and member of the Italian American Social Club where he and his wife were active members for over 30 years.

The family will be present to receive friends on Friday, January 5th from 6-8pm at Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home, 2811 Curry Ford Rd., Orlando FL; funeral services will be held the following day, Saturday, January 6th at 11am. Mr. Finella will be laid to rest in Greenway Cemetery, Orlando, FL.

Please sign family guest registry at www.carehand.com








































FINELLA, ALEXANDER (JIM), - Age 85 of Orlando, FL; passed away quietly December 26, 2017. Predeceased by his loving wife Elizabeth in 2015. Dearest Son of Dorothy Gizzi Age 104 and Father of Edward and his wife Cathy Finella of Savannah, GA; and John and his wife Cynthia Finella of Orlando; Proud Grandfather of Elizabeth and Danielle Finella; and Brother-In-Law to Anthony Bressi of Orlando. Predeceased in death by Sister Elizabeth Bressi in 2010.

Jim was a husband, Father and Grandfather, where he dedicated his entire life towards the happiness of his family. He worked at Lockheed Martin Missile and Fire Control formally Glen L. Martin for 33 years working his way up from a Tester to the Director of the Apache Arrowhead program. He served as a Drill Sergeant at the age of 19 in the United States Army during the Korean War and we appointed the Commander and President of the Italian American War Veterans of the United States from September 1998 thru October 2000; and member of the Italian American Social Club where he and his wife were active members for over 30 years.

The family will be present to receive friends on Friday, January 5th from 6-8pm at Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home, 2811 Curry Ford Rd., Orlando FL; funeral services will be held the following day, Saturday, January 6th at 11am. Mr. Finella will be laid to rest in Greenway Cemetery, Orlando, FL.

Please sign family guest registry at www.carehand.com














































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  1. Cynthia Oakley-Finella
    Orlando, FL

    You were such an inspiration to me. I will honor you everyday with hard work and never forget who we work for.I know you are finally at home and at peace with the love of your life. Till we meet again. LOVE ALWAYS Cindy

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