Orfeo Brucato, medical doctor

Orfeo Brucato, M.D., of Greenwich, father of Ridgefielder Gregory Brucato, M.D., died on Monday, July 4, at Greenwich Hospital.  He was 89 years old.  

Orfeo served as a captain in a M.A.S.H. unit in the Korean War, and practiced medicine in the Bronx, for more than 35 years. He was predeceased by his wife, Dolores, and is survived by his three children, Gregory (Kerry) of Ridgefield, Mark (Tory) of Stamford, and Sandy (Jim) Finck of North Palm Beach, Fla.; his current wife Gaynor and her two children, Jane and Robert; and 14 grandchildren.

Family and friends may call at Leo P. Gallagher Funeral Home in Greenwich, on July 7. A Mass of Christian burial will take place at St. Mary Church in Greenwich on July 8.

For an online condolence, visit leopgallaghergreenwich.com