The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

January 9, 2014

Albert L. Donadio Jr.

Sharon native was financial services business CEO


- — CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MACOMB COUNTY, Mich. – Albert L. Donadio Jr. of Shelby Township, Macomb County, died  Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. He was 82.

Mr. Donadio was born June 22, 1931, in Sharon to Albert Louis Donadio Sr. and Olive Manaco Donadio.

He was the beloved husband of Christine and the late Nina; loving father of Verna, wife of Lester Nevens; Anthony, husband of Diana; and the late Albert III; proud and loving “Poppy” of Leslie, wife of Eric Richards; Angela, wife of Ryan Pepper; Christopher, husband of Lauren Nevens; Nina, wife of Mike Piccinini; and Albert IV, Nicholas, Carla, Maria and Nicole Donadio; great-grandfather of Ella Piccinini; dear brother of the late Verna Jane Delpero; and brother-in-law of Greg, husband of Carol Surman.

Mr. Donadio was a proud veteran of the Army and had a successful career in finance, working first as the field vice president of John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Co. and then as chief executive officer of Donadio Financial Services in Michigan.

He loved life and his family and will be greatly missed.

Memorial contributions made to American Heart Association are appreciated.


Albert L. Jr., 82, Shelby Township, Macomb County, Michigan.

Calling hours and service: 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday (1-11-14) and 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday (1-12-14) in WUJEK-CALCATERRA & SONS Inc., 54880 Van Dyke at 25 Mile Road, Shelby Township, Macomb County. Body will lie in state from 9:30 a.m. to time of 10 a.m. Mass Monday (1-13-14) in St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 44633 Utica Road, west of Van Dyke, south of M-59, Utica, Mich. Please share memories with the family at their online guestbook at

Entombment: Guardian Angel Cemetery, Oakland Township, Oakland County, Mich.