Dominic John Cafaro Jr., 72, of San Tan Valley, AZ , quietly passed away on the morning of June 12th, 2021 after a long battle with illness. He was born in Youngstown, OH. on November 5th, 1948 to Dominic Sr. and Helen. He leaves behind his wife of 52 years, Barbara J. Cartwright Cafaro. When he wasn’t fixing things in his workshop and spending time with family, Dee enjoyed golf, fishing, and watching sports (especially the Cleveland Browns and Ohio State). He had many hobbies including; making golf clubs, knives, pipes and gun stocks but of all things he loved his dogs. He is survived by his brother John (Kathy) of Pataskala, OH, children; Nicolette Palacios (Marco) of Gilbert, AZ; Christopher Cafaro of Ahwatukee, AZ; and Allison Cafaro (John) of Seattle, WA. Grandchildren; Kayli, Dominick III, Madison, Dayna, Katy and sister-in-law Judith Cartwright. Celebration of life will be held July 17th, 2021 in San Tan Valley, AZ.