Obituary: Brandon Giordano, 15

Services set for Oxford High School student killed in crash.

Note: The funeral location has been changed to accomodate more people. The location in this version of the obituary is correct.

Brandon Giordano, 15, of Oxford, has gone on to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, March 9, 2012 at 11:47 p.m. in Oxford.

Brandon was born in Derby on August 17, 1996, son of Angela Borrelli and Michael Giordano, brother of Robert Lee and Esabella Borrelli and the Oxford Wolverines.  Brandon was a sophomore at and a member of the Oxford Wolverines Football Team. He volunteered throughout the community with the Wolverines. Brandon enjoyed football practice, weightlifting, being with his teammates, fishing and was an avid gamer and paintballer. Most of all, he loved his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, brother and sister, he is survived by his grandparents, Kim and Thomas Wargo, Jerry and Debby Borrelli, Michael Giordano Sr. and Jeanette Mansell; great grandparents, Angelina Borrelli, William and Helen Violano, Janet and Ed Paulus, Remedio Barrachina and his great great grandmother, Grace Seyler.  He is also survived by his aunts and uncles, Elizabeth and Kristopher Dailey, Melissa and Louis Valentino, David Borrelli, Emily Borrelli, Joey Borrelli, Tim and Jessica McMahon, Lisa McMahon, Jocelin McMahon, Jose Saldona, Lucio and Rosalie Giordano, Renee Giordano and many, many other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his great grandfather, Frank Barrachina and his great great grandfather, Wendel Seyler.

Brandon had an abundance of love for his family and friends. He was a wonderful son, grandson, brother, nephew and cousin. We will always remember his smile, his big beautiful blue eyes and his love and compassion for life. He would not want any of his family or friends to suffer over his passing. He is with the Lord.

Funeral services will be held Friday, March 16 at 11 a.m. at , 656 Oxford Road, or Route 67, Oxford.  Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery in Oxford.

Calling hours will be held Thursday, March 15 from 1 to 3 and 5 to 9 p.m. at the Southbury Funeral Home of Munson-Lovetere, 235 Main St. North. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Brandon Giordano Memorial Fund, C/O Naugatuck Savings Bank, 71 Oxford Road, Oxford, 06478. To place an online condolence, please visit www.munsonloveterefuneralhome.com.

lisa sastrum March 13, 2012 at 08:07 PM
Brandon had a personality bigger than all of us.his laughter and his snoring lol.will b missed at the sastrum house because of having the privlage to know him and love him like my own son.I am blessed and extremly sad.I take comfort in knowing he is up with the angels making evryone laugh and knw my kyle has a blue eyed angel looking out fr him.love u brandon..ma sastrum xo
barbie March 13, 2012 at 08:09 PM
~rest in paradise~ brandon, watch over your brother, sister, and mother you will be greatly missed, what a wonderful person you were... until we meet again <3
julia March 14, 2012 at 01:44 AM
brandon even tho we stopped talking on a bad not idc becouse when i was with eric it was fun hanging out with you, you were a great kid
Lynn March 14, 2012 at 02:24 AM
Brandon is at peace - God Bless everyone who knew him and is suffering his loss!!!
The Rev John Donnelly March 15, 2012 at 02:45 AM
Venue of Brandon's funeral has changed. In order to accommodate The funeral will now be held at the Cornerstone Assembly of God Church on Rt. 67, at the same time--11am Friday, March 16. The Rev. John Donnelly Christ Church Quaker Farms 470 Quaker Farms Road, Oxford, CT 203-888-4936


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