He was born in Oswego the son of the late John and Mary (Knopp) Verdoliva.
Mr. Verdoliva retired from Hammermill Paper and later International Paper as a meter engineer after forty years of service.
He loved spending time with his family, and especially with his grandchildren, he also enjoyed gardening.
Mr. Verdoliva was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth Verdoliva, and his brother Mike Verdoliva.
He is survived by his children Ken (Cecelia) Verdoliva of PA, John Verdoliva of LA, Theresa Verdoliva of Oswego, and Lisa Molinari.
He is also survived by his 8 grandchildren Megan, Kevin, Vanessa, Sabrina, Kenneth, Anthony, Gabrielle, and Matthew, 4 great grandchildren Justin, Madison, Syrus, and Chase, and his brother Ronald (Donna) Verdoliva of Oswego.
Funeral services and burial at St. Paul’s Cemetery will be private.
The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.