Michael G. De Maio February 22, 1926-July 13, 2021 Sarasota, FL. Michael G. De Maio of Sarasota, FL, Passed away on July 13 at the age of 95. He was born on February 22, 1926, to Michael De Maio and Rose Bruno in Brooklyn, NY. Michael served in the U.S. Army during WWII and upon his honorable discharge he graduated college as a Chemist and started his career working at Uhlich Color Co. in Brooklyn, NY, later it was moved to Hasting-On-Hudson, NY. In 1991 as President and owner of the company he and his wife Eleanor moved to Naples, FL, and became snowbirds, they enjoyed extensive traveling and his hobbies of wood-working, model trains, football and family celebrations filled his life. He is survived by his loving wife Eleanor De Clerck De Maio; children: Susan O’Connor of Ridgefield, CT; Barbara Arnold of Lakewood Ranch, FL; Debora Amato of Cornwall, NY; Diane Gallo of Bolton Landing, NY; John De Clerck of Scottsdale, AZ; Kevin De Clerck of Highland Mills, NY; Douglas De Clerck of Goshen, NY; Russell De Clerck of Goshen, NY; 21 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Visitation will be held from 5:00-8:00 pm on Thursday, July 22, 2021, at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush Funeral Home, 515 Rt. 32, Highland Mills, NY 10930. A Funeral Service will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Friday July 23, 2021, at Highland Mills Methodist Church. Interment will follow at Cemetery of the Highlands.