DeFazio, Alfred S., lifetime Newton resident, age 86, Nov. 27, 2017.


Former husband of the late Anna E. (Buxmann) Wilk.


Devoted father of Donna Slifka and her husband Michael of Marston Mills, Alfred S. DeFazio Jr. and his wife Salve of Newton, Elise Buxmann of Randolph, and Domenic Michael DeFazio and wife Donna of Plymouth.


Loving grandfather of Laura Works, Christopher Slifka, Nicholas DeFazio, Brittany Bell and Shaneika Sotelo, and great-grandfather of Christian Crowe and Hunter Works.


He is pre-deceased by two brothers and survived by two sisters.


Veteran of the Korean War, US Air Force.


In lieu of flowers, contributions in Alfred’s name may be made to: Disabled American Veterans (DAV), 3725 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076.


Visiting hours in the Andrew J. Magni & Son Funeral Home, 365 Watertown St, Rt. 16, Newton, Thursday, Nov. 30, from 4-8PM. Funeral Mass Friday at 10:30AM in Mary Immaculate of Lourdes Church, 270 Elliot St, Newton. Burial St. Mary’s Cemetery, Needham.