Sylvio along with his brother, Ed Cimarolli, owned and operated London Shoe Shop in Edgemont, IL, before his retirement. They started the business on January 2, 1964. Sylvio was a United States Navy veteran. He served during World War II, spending most of his time in the Pacific. Sylvio loved spending time with his grandchildren and enjoyed gardening.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Wilda E. Cimarolli, whom he married on March 9, 1954 and who died on February 21, 2007; and his parents, Angelo and Maria, nee Belli, Cimarolli.
Surviving are his two sons, Lance Cimarolli (Dr. John Daniels) of Town and Country, MO, and Chris (Kimberly) Cimarolli of Webster Groves, MO;
a daughter, Malana (Todd) Bosley of Davidsonville, MD;
five grandchildren, Hope, Davis, and Nathaniel Bosley, and Sydney and Ashley Cimarolli;
and two brothers, Larry Cimarolli of Belleville, IL, and Edward Cimarolli, of Freeburg, IL.
Private burial service will be held at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, IL.