Steve Ozzano, television executive, devoted father and husband, died April 18 in Norwalk Hospital after a two month battle with peritonitis.

Mr. Ozzano was born in New York City, April 4, 1957, to Jack and Edna Ozzano. After graduating from New York University in 1979 he began a career on Madison Avenue that would span three decades. During this time he worked at Young and Rubicam, McCann Ericson and Viacom. At the time of his death he was a vice president at Discovery Networks.

Mr. Ozzano was devoted to his wife, Liza, and their two children, Jamie and Julia. He loved the community of Darien and enjoyed all it had to offer. His wonderful sense of humor and sharp mind will be missed by all, his family said.

A memorial Mass was held Tuesday, April 23 at St. Johns Roman Catholic Church, 1986 Post Rd. Darien, CT

Donations can be sent to the Darien Library, 1441 Post Rd., Darien, CT 06820.