William Mario Cossa, 90, of Cary passed away Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at UNC Health Care in Chapel Hill.
He was born January 6, 1925 in Bronx, NY a son of Frank and Antoinette Chavelli Cossa. He married Julia Valentini in 1949.
Surviving are his wife Julia Cossa of Cary; two sons, Bill (and wife, Amy) Cossa of Davenport, FL, Dennis Cossa of Cary; two grandchildren, Kim and Stephen; three sisters; one brother; and several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Cossa was a U.S. Army Air Force Veteran serving from 1943-1946. He retired after 25 years working for General Motors Company.
He was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Cary and the Knights of Columbus.
A memorial mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday, August 10, 2015 at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church. Inurnment will follow the service at Wake Memorial Park in Cary.
Online condolences may be sent to the family through www.brownwynnecary.com