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Anthony Vitelli, Jr.

June 15, 1930 - November 2, 2013

Anthony Vitelli, Jr., 83, of West Haven passed away suddenly November 2, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Son of the late Anthony and Josephine Testa Vitelli. Brother of Theresa Ross of East Haven and the late Yolanda Breuler, Madeline Cerillo, Ann DiSturco, Alphonse, Pasquale, Michael, Dominic and Harry "Duke" Vitelli. Companion of Angela "Dolly" Fedora. Also survived by many nieces and nephews...
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Eleanor Ruotolo Casagrande

August 31, 1931 - October 28, 2013

Eleanor Ruotolo Casagrande, 82, of Milford passed away October 28, 2013 in the Golden Hill Health Care Center. Wife of the late Raymond "Reimo" Casagrande. Beloved mother of Raymond Casagrande and his partner Michael of Hamden and Mark Casagrande and his wife Lisa of Milford. Loving grandmother of Michael, Nicholas and Mark Casagrande, Jr. Daughter of the late John and Jennie Mancini Ruotolo,...
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Joseph DiNello

May 8, 1917 - October 7, 2013

Joseph DiNello 96, of Woodbridge beloved husband of the late Margaret Pascale DiNello passed away on October 7, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Loving father of Joseph DiNello Jr. of Woodbridge. Brother of Julia Mastrangelo, Marge Brunetti and Rosemarie Celentano all of Orange, Mary Baiocchi of North Haven, Gina Oliano of Washington Crossing, PA Blanche Porto of Wellington, FL Angelo DiNello...
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John Sega

August 2, 1926 - September 26, 2013

John Sega 87, of West Haven beloved husband of the late Olga Faggiana Sega passed away on September 26, 2013 at his home. Loving father of Therese (Jeffrey) Horwath of West Haven, Richard (Karen) Sega of Wallingford, Donald (Lisa) Sega of Plantsville and the late Gary Sega Grandfather of Kim McClellan and Eric and Annalisa Sega. Step - grandfather of Tyler Horwath and Christopher, Johnathan...
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Palma Marie Cenimo Zampa

July 30, 1948 - September 23, 2013

Palma Marie Cenimo Zampa, beloved wife of Kenneth M. Zampa of West Haven passed away September 23, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Daughter of the late Nicholas and Carmel Esposito Cenimo. Loving sister of Lorraine Kowalski of West Haven. Palma was President and Co-founder of Zampa Construction. Both she and her husband shared a love of the water as well as animals. A former member of the Coast...
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Mary Gentile Pasquariello

May 6, 1926 - September 23, 2013

Mary Gentile Pasquariello, 87, of West Haven passed away September 23, 2013 at her home. Wife of the late John Pasquariello. Mother of Joseph Pasquariello of West Haven. Daughter of the late Louis and Angelina Ivanollo Gentile. Sister of Frank (Claire) Gentile and Vincent "Jimmy" (Lorraine) Gentile both of West Haven and the late Rose Jensen and Joseph Gentile. Also survived by several nieces and...
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Dorothy Villinger Winkle

November 28, 1926 - September 21, 2013

Dorothy Villinger Winkle 86, of Orange beloved wife of 66 years to Christian F. Winkle III passed away on September 21, 2013 at home surrounded by her family. Loving mother of Christian F. Winkle IV of San Diego, Craig J. (Bethanne) Winkle and Laurie (Robert M. Grasson) Winkle all of Orange. Grandmother of Craig J. Winkle Jr. and Katherine D. Winkle. Sister Jean Mitchell of Orange and the...
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Louis R. DeMusis

September 15, 1931 - September 14, 2013

Louis R. DeMusis 81, of West Haven beloved husband of 61 years to Marie Cipriano DeMusis passed away on September 14, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital St. Raphael Campus. Wonderful and loving father of Paula (Robert) Augliera of West Haven and Linda (Justin) Terrell of Edgewater FL. Grandfather of Christopher (Lindsey) Scanlon and Carolyn and Salvatore Augliera. Uncle of Patti (Jim) Gilstrap...
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Eugene Rapuano

October 29, 1932 - September 13, 2013

Eugene Rapuano 80, of East Haven passed away on September 13, 2013 at his home. Brother of George Rapuano of Derby and the late Elsie, Angelo and Phillip Rapuano. Eugene was born in New Haven on October 29, 1932 son of the late Louis and Pasqualina Tomaso Rapuano. Relatives and friends are invited to a graveside service in St. Lawrence Cemetery on TUESDAY morning at 10:00 A.M. THERE WILL BE...
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Mary Machulskis Geipel

October 27, 1917 - September 11, 2013

Mary Machulskis Geipel, 95, of Orange passed away September 11, 2013 in CT Hospice. Wife of the late Charles N. Geipel. Mother of Anna May Vasil and fiance Robert G. Pieger, II of Orange and the late Charlene M. Geipel. Grandmother of Nicole Vasil of Miami, FL, Christopher Vasil of Prospect and Nicholas Vasil of Orange. Daughter of the late Michael and Anna Barnauskas Machulskis. Sister of...
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Salvatore N. DeMatteo

August 18, 1937 - August 22, 2013

Salvatore N. DeMatteo, 76, husband of Annamarie Perrotti DeMatteo of East Haven passed away August 22, 2013 in the St. Raphael Campus of Yale New Hospital. Father of Dawn Ann DeMatteo of Wallingford and Salvatore J. (Joann) DeMatteo of Branford. Son of the late Angelo and Josephine Bova DeMatteo. Brother of Lucy Conte and Angelo DeMatteo both of East Haven, Rosemarie Lindsay of North Branford...
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Angelo Cavaliere

August 23, 1925 - August 21, 2013

Angelo Cavaliere 87, of Orange beloved husband of Margaret Scarpa Cavaliere passed away on August 21, 2013 in CT. Hospice. Loving father of Daniel Cavaliere of Delray Beach, FL James (Debra) Cavaliere of Mashpee, MA Janice (Peter) Caroll of Hamden and Paul (Chantal) Cavaliere of Colchester, CT. Also survived by 9 grandchildren 1 great grandchild and predeceased by 1 grandson. Brother of...
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Salvatore Gallicchio

November 10, 1917 - August 17, 2013

Salvatore "Sal" Gallicchio 95, a life long resident of West Haven beloved husband of 39 years to the late Maria Francesca Gagliardi Gallicchio passed away on to eternal life on August 17, 2013 surrounded by friends and caregivers in the Orange Health Care Facility. Loving father of Vincent (Linda) Gallicchio Sr. of Belton, SC and Elizabeth Gallicchio of New Haven and the late John Gallicchio....
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Mary Bacchiocchi Frank

April 3, 1916 - August 17, 2013

Mary Bacchiocchi Frank 97, of Hamden formerly of West Haven beloved wife of the late Vincent M. Napolitano Jr, Chester M. Blue and Raymond Frank passed away on August 17, 2013 in Whitney Manor of Hamden. Loving mother of Vincent M.(Marlene) Napolitano III of New Haven and Bruce (Constance) Napolitano of Waterville, ME. Also survived by 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Sister of...
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Helen Boguniecki Hecklinger

February 10, 1925 - August 17, 2013

Helen Boguniecki Hecklinger 88, of Wallingford beloved wife of the late Norman F. Hecklinger passed away on August 17, 2013 in the Regency House of Wallingford. Sister of Irene LaTorraca of East Haven, Mary (Walter) Krajewski of Branford and William (MaryLou) Boguniecki of West Haven and the late Blanche Canavan and John Boguniecki Jr. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Helen was...
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Arlene Cote Carangelo

March 13, 1936 - August 16, 2013

Arlene Cote Carangelo 77, of West Haven beloved wife of John Carangelo Jr. passed away on August 16, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Loving mother of Nancy Lombardi of West Haven, Janet (Leo) Tancreti of North Haven, John (Nancy) Carangelo III of Cheshire and Stephen (Jenifer) Carangelo of Naugatuck. Sister of Patricia Laughlin, Carol Dean and Robert (Linda) Cote all of MA and the late...
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Randy S. Proto

October 26, 1957 - August 12, 2013

Randy S. Proto, 55, of Weston, CT, died on August 12 after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He leaves behind his beloved wife, Maria Calamito-Proto of 22 years and his 8 year old son, Christopher whom he adored and considered his greatest achievement. Randy devoted most of his free time to teaching Christopher the value of learning, the benefit of expressing himself and the importance...
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Michael E. Lisosky

August 13, 1958 - July 11, 2013

Michael E. Lisosky, 54, of West Haven passed away July 11, 2013 at the St. Raphael Campus of Yale New Haven Hospital. Son of Florence Miller Lisosky of West Haven and the late Eugene Lisosky. Brother of Gary A. Lisosky and LeRoy A. Lisosky both of West Haven. Uncle of Alissa A. Lisosky. Mike was a welder with Eastern Metal Works of Milford. Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian...
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Manuel J. Simoes

June 5, 1927 - June 9, 2013

Manuel J. Simoes, 86, husband of Mary Vernale Simoes of West Haven passed away June 9, 2013 at his home. Father of Stephen (Sheryl) Simoes of Hopkinton, MA, Lynne Simoes of West Haven and the late Joseph Simoes. Grandfather of Timothy and Stephen Simoes, Alanna and Veronica Prior. Also survived by 5 great grandchildren. Son of the late Alfredo and Emelia Moreira Simoes. Brother of Judy Celentano,...
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Martin Robert DeMayo

June 8, 1963 - May 29, 2013

Martin Robert DeMayo of West Haven, died suddenly on May 29, 2013. Marty was born on June 8, 1963, and was a life long resident of West Haven. He is survived by his beloved parents, Vincent and Barbara Vitelli DeMayo of West Haven, his cherished sister and best friend, Amy DeMayo, of West Haven, and their dog, Lola. Marty was predeceased by his paternal grandparents, Martin and Isabelle...
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Nicholas A. Caso

December 6, 1923 - May 20, 2013

Nicholas A. Caso 89, of West Haven husband of the late Eleanor D'Aniello Caso passed away on May 20, 2013 at his home. Beloved father of Frank (Katherine Lahti) Caso of Hartford and Laura (Mark) Levatino of West Haven. Grandfather of Jeff Swan, Robert and Kyle Gemmell and Vladimir Caso. Also survived by 5 great grandchildren. Brother of Frank Caso of West Haven and the late Rae Petrucci...
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Ralph Minore, Jr.

April 15, 1942 - May 18, 2013

Ralph "Butch" Minore Jr. 71, of Guilford beloved husband of Louise Chiudine Minore passed away on May 18, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital St. Raphael Campus. Loving father of Nicole Minore (Christopher Salvaggio) of Ardsley, N.Y. Grandfather of Oscar and Ginger Salvaggio. Brother of Valerie (Robert) Polizzo of Milford and Richard (Elizabeth) Minore of West Haven. Ralph was born in New Haven...
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Frank A. Belbusti

October 31, 1927 - May 7, 2013

Frank A. Belbusti 85, of Woodbridge beloved husband of Patricia Spragg Belbusti passed away on May 7, 2013 in CT. Hospice. Loving father of Frank (Jill) Belbusti and George (Gina) Belbusti all of Orange and the late Lynne Belbusti. Grandfather of Heather Aportria, Frank Belbusti III and Anthony and Lucia Belbusti. Also survived by 4 great grandchildren. Brother of Ann (Thomas) Coppla of...
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Mildred Koltunak Seaman

April 30, 2013

Mildred Koltunak Seaman, 87, of West Haven passed away April 30, 2013 in the Arden House. Wife of the late Steve Seaman. Mother of Mildred (John) Doody of West Haven, Deborah Seaman of Mammoth Lakes, CA, Steve Seaman of Watkins Glen, NY , Caroline (Brian) Carroll of Deep River, CT and the late Mary Seaman. Daughter of the late Afanasy and Anna Pulke Koltunak. Sister of Antonia Hirtler of Burdett,...
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Josephine Lucrello Langello

November 28, 1927 - April 30, 2013

Josephine Lucrello Langello, 85, of New Haven passed away April 30, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Wife of the late Anthony Langello. Mother of Lawrence (Laura) Langello of East Haven, Anthony (Ann Marie) Langello of East Haddam, Penelope (Steven) Fox of Thomaston and Rosemary Oren of Florida. Grandmother of Alyss Langello, Steven, Caroline and Mathew Fox. Daughter of the late Joseph and...
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Laura Mantilia Damuck

January 25, 1917 - April 7, 2013

Laura Mantilia Damuck 96, of West Haven wife of the late Walter E. Damuck passed away on April 7, 2013 in Life Care Center of Littleton, MA. Beloved mother of Linda (John) Valentine of Harvard, MA and Walter E. (Patricia) Damuck Jr. of East Haddam. Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Sister of the late Iola, Emily, Albert Jr and Arnold Mantilia. Grandmother of...
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Antoinette Gallo Mazzacane

May 6, 1935 - March 30, 2013

Antoinette " Toni" Gallo Mazzacane, 77, of West Haven passed away March 30, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Wife of the late David E. Mazzacane. Mother of Denise (Eric) Mortensen of West Haven and David L. Mazzacane of Hamden. Daughter of the late Luca and Antoinette Brimonte Gallo. Sister of Angela Kelly of West Haven and the late Leonardi, Pasquale, Luca and Thomas Gallo. Also survived by...
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Robert R. Ciambra, Sr.

November 24, 1927 - March 29, 2013

Robert Ciambra Sr., 85, long-time resident of West Haven, and beloved husband to Theresa Balzano Ciambra peacefully passed away on March 29, 2013 in CT Hospice surrounded by his loving family. Bob was born in Queens, N.Y., on November 24, 1927, son of the late Michael and Louise Orico Ciambra, and the youngest of thirteen children. Bob served in the Army Air Corp. He worked for 36 years at...
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RoseMarie Coppola Raucci

January 24, 1944 - March 28, 2013

RoseMarie Coppola Raucci, 69, of West Haven entered into eternal rest March 28, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in New Haven, January 24, 1944 a daughter of the late Dominic and Louise Bellucci Coppola. She leaves her adoring husband Thomas Raucci of West Haven, her two loving daughters, Richelle Virzi and companion Craig Carney, Dina Jones and her husband Chris...
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Rose Petriccione Rieben

May 31, 1925 - March 25, 2013

Rose Petriccione Rieben, 87, of East Haven formerly of Hamden passed away March 25, 2013 in Talmadge Park. Wife of the late Lester Rieben. Daughter of the late Dominic and Catherine Caserta Petriccione. Sister of M. Viola DeFelice and Julia Petriccione both of East Haven and the late Joseph Petriccione. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Prior to her retirement Rose was an Office...
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Carmella Donarumo Saunders

July 8, 1930 - March 9, 2013

Carmella Donarumo Saunders 82, of West Haven wife of the late Albert F. Saunders passed away on March 9, 2013 in CT. Hospice. Beloved mother of Allan (Leslie) Saunders of Clinton, Steve (Susan) Saunders and Karen Buonocore all of West Haven and Cynthia (Albert) Maldonado of East Haven and the late Lynda Diaz. Also survived by 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Daughter of the late...
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Mary Mikolajczyk Foley

May 25, 1920 - February 25, 2013

Mary Mikolajczyk Foley, 92, of Orange passed away February 25, 2013. Wife of the late John E. Foley. Mother of John F. Foley and his wife Joanne of Centennial, CO. and the late Edward and Stephen Ross. Grandmother of Kara, Meaghan and Jack Foley, Christopher and Stephen Ross. Daughter of the late Martin and Rose Mikolajczyk. Sister of the late Anne O'Leary. Prior to her retirement Mary was an...
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Mark G. Lepensky

June 9, 1957 - February 18, 2013

Dr. Mark G. Lepensky 55, of Woodbridge beloved husband of Kelli Gerth Lepensky passed away on February 18, 2013 at his office. Loving father of Christopher, Gabrielle, Connor and Grace Lepensky all of Woodbridge. Nephew of Anthony and Marie Sacco of Orange. Mark was born in New Haven on June 9, 1957 son of the late George W. and Frances Sacco Lepensky. At the time of his death Mark was the...
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John J. Brennan

June 27, 1939 - February 14, 2013

John J. Brennan 73, of West Haven husband of Geraldine Abate Brennan passed away on February 14, 2013 in Milford Hospital. Father of Tracy (Alphonse) Gambardella of Branford. Brother of Maureen (Skeeter) Gaudiosi of Waterbury. Brother in law of Kathleen (Angelo) Baldino of East Haven. Also survived by several nieces and nephews and godfather to many. John was born in New Haven on June 27,...
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Pasquale F. Bencivengo

August 14, 1937 - February 13, 2013

Pasquale F. Bencivengo 75, of West Haven husband of Lucille DeNicholas Bencivengo passed away on February 13, 2013 in Yale New Haven Hospital St. Raphael Campus. Father of Kenneth (Shanon) Bencivengo of West Haven. Loving papa to Justin, Jason, Joel and Jesse Bencivengo. Brother of John Bencivengo of Orange and the late Theresa Rice. Pat was born in Orange on August 14, 1937 son of the late...
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Harold E. Talnose

July 17, 1927 - January 6, 2013

Harold E. Talnose, 85, of Portland, CT formerly of West Haven passed away January 6, 2013 in Middlesex Hospital. Father of William (Sophia) Talnose of Orange, Stephen (Carol) Talnose of Peachtree City, GA and David (Kathy) Talnose of Wolcott. Son of the late Antonio and Ethel Darling Talnose. Brother of Richard Talnose and Cecilia Flynn both of Milford, Dorothy Leahy of Vermont and the late...
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Frank A. Hammell

July 18, 1953 - December 29, 2012

Frank Hammell, 59, was called to heaven on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at St. Raphael Campus of Yale New Haven Hospital with his family and friends by his side. He was the beloved husband of 35 years to Gail Bartozzi Hammell. Mr. Hammell was born in New Haven on July 18, 1953, a son of Frank B. Hammell of Groton and the late Jean Kennedy Hammell and son in-law of Rae Bartozzi of East Haven and...
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Robert J. Gallo

November 25, 1928 - December 29, 2012

Robert J. Gallo 84, of New Haven passed away on December 29, 2012 in the West Haven V.A. Center. Brother of Joan Gallo of Woodbridge and Barbara (Nicholas) DeMauro of Brimfield, MA and the late Marion DeRosa and James Gallo Jr. Companion of the late Arlene Hagerty. Robert was born in New Haven on Nov. 25, 1928 son of the late James and Jean Giannotti Gallo. He is also survived by several...
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Thomas Fiasconaro

October 20, 1923 - December 27, 2012

Thomas Fiasconaro, 89, of West Haven passed away December 27, 2012 in CT Hospice. Husband of the late Annette DeLucia Fiasconaro. Father of Barbara Perrotti and her husband Dominic of West Haven. Grandfather of Andrea (Paul) Blakeslee and Great grandfather of Marco Blakeslee. Son of the late Frank and Helen Perkins Fisaconaro. Brother of Nicholas Fiasconaro of Palm Bay, FL, Raymond Fiasconaro of...
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Katherine A. Forchielli

October 26, 1947 - December 12, 2012

Katherine A. Forchielli, 65, of West Haven passed away December 12, 2012 in CT Hospice. Daughter of the late Emilio and Sophia Preneta Forchielli. Sister of Venita (William) Stapleton of Ocala, FL and Nancy Forchielli of West Haven. Aunt of Casey and Patrick Stapleton. Prior to her retirement in 2010 Kathy was a Contract Specialist with the U S Department of Defense for 42 years. Her funeral...
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Maddalena Pasquariello Scarinzi Abbate

January 20, 1923 - December 9, 2012

Maddalena Pasquariello Scarinzi Abbate, 89, of Orange passed away December 9, 2012 in Milford Hospital. Wife of the late Armando Scarinzi and John Abbate. Mother of Joan (Michael) Conant of North Haven, Armand "Frank" (Kathy) Scarinzi and Anthony (Loren) Scarinzi all of Orange, John (Carolyn) Abbate of New Jersey, Ann (Joseph) McGrady of Virginia and Patricia (Edward) Gruski of Florida. Also...
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Annette Batza

June 10, 1920 - December 8, 2012

Annette "Dolly" Celello Batza 92, entered into rest in the early evening on December 8, 2012 at CT. Hospice in Branford with her family by her side. She was born in New Haven, CT on June 10, 1920 to the late Lorenzo and Angela Baldino Celello. She was employed at Winchester Repeating Arms during the war making bullets, Greist Manufacturing making clocks and Mite Corporation working on the...
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Salvatore Criscuolo, Jr.

February 27, 1934 - December 3, 2012

Salvatore Criscuolo Jr 78, of West Haven loving husband, father and grandfather died on December 3, 2012 in Yale New Haven Hospital after a long illness. He was the beloved husband of 54 years to Ellen N. Marcello Criscuolo. He is survived by four devoted children, Jeffrey D. (Lucy Anne Sasso) Criscuolo and Sherri E.Criscuolo(Robert Russell) all of West Haven and Christopher J. Criscuolo of...
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Bessie Catania Caturano

February 23, 1919 - November 15, 2012

Elizabeth "Bessie" Catania Caturano, 93, of Wallingford passed away November 15, 2012 in the Regency House. Wife of the late John Caturano. Mother of Ronald A. Caturano of Madison and the late John Caturano. Grandmother of Michael Caturano and the late Christopher Caturano. Daughter of the late Anthony and Jennie Randazzi Catania. Sister of Adolph Catania of West Haven, Ronald Catania of Madison,...
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Roberta Sayers Doyle

April 22, 1936 - November 11, 2012

Roberta Sayers Doyle 76, a resident of Mt. Carmel Apts, passed away on Sunday November 11, 2012 at the McGraw Hospice Center for Caring in Jacksonville, FL. Roberta was born in West Haven, CT on April 22, 1936 to George and Viola Sayers. Having lived most of her life in and around West Haven, she was a resident of Jacksonville, FL for the past five yrs. and a faithful parishioner at Prince of...
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Michael A. Riggione, Jr.

April 15, 1944 - November 8, 2012

Michael Anthony Riggione, Jr. of North Haven, passed away on November 8, 2012 at the VA Medical Center in Long Island, NY following a year-long illness. Mike was born April, 15 1944 in New Haven a son of the late Michael A. and Mary Zullo Riggione, Sr. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War where he served in the U.S. Air force. Mike is the former owner of East City Remodelers which he operated as...
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Frances Esposito Chambrelli Ferraro

June 10, 1917 - November 4, 2012

Frances Esposito Chambrelli Ferraro, 95, of Hamden passed away November 4, 2012 in Yale New Haven Hospital's St. Raphael Campus. Wife of the late Nicholas Chambrelli and Louis Ferraro. Mother of Fran (Joseph) Cristiano of North Haven, Betty (Ken) Sweeten of Hamden and Nicholas Chambrelli of New Haven. Grandmother of Joanne Cristiano, Robert (Larissa) Cristiano, John (Christina) Cristiano, Ken and...
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Mary Chiswell Ciarleglio

May 29, 1916 - October 27, 2012

Mary Chiswell Ciarleglio, 96, of Henderson, NV formerly of Woodbridge passed away October 27, 2012 in Las Vegas, NV. Wife of the late Richard A. Ciarleglio retired Police Chief for the Town of Woodbridge. Mother of Frank (Janet) Ciarleglio of Woodbridge and Mary Ann Russo and companion Robert O'Neill of Henderson, NV. Grandmother of Donna (Ron) Wyda, Tony Ciarleglio and Pat (Amity) Russo. Great...
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Nicholas J. Mastrangelo

September 17, 1927 - October 26, 2012

Nicholas J. Mastrangelo, of Orange passed away with his family by his side on Friday, October 26, 2012 after a long illness. He was born in New Haven on September 17, 1927, the son of the late Joseph and Laura Speratore Mastrangelo. He was the brother of the late Nicholas, Joseph and Gerald Mastrangelo and Rose Middlebrook. Nick was drafted into the Army in 1945 and was stationed at Keesler,...
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Carmen Romano

January 10, 1915 - October 23, 2012

Carmen Romano, 97, of North Haven, entered into eternal rest on October 23, 2012. Beloved Husband of the late Josephine D'Amato Romano. Father of James Romano of Palm Springs, CA, Mary Ann (Angelo) Moscato of East Haven, Grandfather of Kim Romano of Guilford, Darrin Romano of Meriden, Great grandfather of Alyssa Romano of Bristol and Faith Ryan of Guilford. Carmen was born January 10, 1915 in New...
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Sharon A. Vece

May 23, 1956 - October 11, 2012

Sharon A. Vece, 56, of North Branford passed away October 11, 2012 in CT Hospice. Daughter of the late Samuel and Josephine Polino Vece. Sister of Debra Christensen and her husband Gary Clevenger of Knoxville, TN and Roberta Ali and her husband Mohamed of New Haven. Aunt of Thomas and Robert Christensen and Mohamed Ali. Sister-in-law of Tom Christensen of Branford. Also survived by several aunts,...
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Ralph DiNello, Sr.

September 16, 1930 - October 4, 2012

Ralph DiNello, Sr., 82, of West Haven passed way October 4, 2012 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He is predeceased by his beloved wife of 53 years, Celia Porto DiNello. Loving father of Ralph DiNello, Jr. and his wife Michele of Wallingford, and Joanne DiNello of West Haven. He was born in West Haven, on September 16, 1930, to the late Gabriel and Theresa Romano DiNello. He is...
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Anthony J. Morazzini

August 21, 1926 - October 2, 2012

Anthony J. Morazzini 86, of Orange husband of Phyllis Florio Morazzini passed away peacefully on October 2, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family. Father of Vanna (Vincent) Guarino of Orange and Anthony (Jamie) Morazzini of Woodbridge. Grandfather of Michael and Evan Morazzini and Victoria Guarino. Brother of Lena Vecchio of West Haven, Rose Capobianco of New Haven, Dominic Morazzini...
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Jeanne Frances Gaskill Miller

March 12, 1942 - September 25, 2012

Jeanne Frances Gaskill Miller, 70, of West Haven passed away peacefully with her family by her side on September 25, 2012 in the Hospital of St. Raphael. She was the wife of William D. Miller, who fulfilled more dreams for Jeanne than she could have ever imagined. Mother of Michelle Ross of Aynor, SC, Sandra (Andrew) Ferrara of Berlin, Derek Miller of New Haven, Christopher Miller of Milford...
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Carla G. Catenelli Urbinati

June 27, 1922 - September 5, 2012

Carla G. Catenelli Urbinati, 90, of West Haven, entered into eternal rest at CT Hospice on Sept. 5. She was born June 27, 1922 in San Giorgio di Pesaro, Italy, daughter of the late Pacifico and Celsa Battisti Catenelli. She came to the United States at the age of seven and lived her earlier years in Taunton, MA, before moving to CT after her marriage in 1946. Carla is survived by her devoted...
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Olga Faggiana Sega

August 16, 1928 - August 16, 2012

Olga Faggiana Sega, 84, wife of John Sega of West Haven passed away August 16, 2012 in the Hospital of St. Raphael. Mother of Therese (Jeffrey) Horwath of West Haven, Richard (Karen) Sega of Wallingford, Donald (Lisa) Sega of Plantsville and the late Gary Sega. Grandmother of Kim McClellan, Eric and Annalisa Sega. Great grandmother of Jack McClellan. Daughter of the late John and Teresa...
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Stella Gladue Leffingwell Peckham

June 2, 1925 - August 15, 2012

Stella Gladue Leffingwell Peckham, 87, of New Haven formerly of Norwich passed away August 15, 2012. Wife of the late Frederick W. Leffingwell and Leroy Peckham. Mother of Frederick A. Leffingwell and his wife Ilona of New Haven and Elizabeth Wadsworth and her husband William of Florida. Daughter of the late Henry and Bertha Wojtkiewicz Gladue. Sister of the late Bertha Gafford and Bernard Gladue...
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Alda Gabianelli DeMarco

June 21, 1917 - August 15, 2012

Alda Gabianelli DeMarco, 95, of West Haven passed away August 15, 2012 in the Mary Wade Home. Wife of the late Michael DeMarco. Mother of the late Arlene Ann Roberts. Grandmother of Samantha Violante, Christopher and Gianna Carriuolo. Daughter of the late Attilio and Angelina Cenerelli Gabianelli. Sister of the late Lena Ferretti. Aunt of Linda and Lillian Ferretti. Also survived by 7 great...
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Primo L. Angeletti

March 27, 1922 - August 11, 2012

Primo L. "Pete" Angeletti 90, of New Haven passed away on August 11, 2012 in Middlesex Hospital. Father of Noreen Angeletti of Middletown and Nita Angeletti of New York. Brother of Attilio (Louise) Angeletti of Wallingford and the late Quintina Sciascia and Segundo Angeletti.Grandfather of Adam and Mark Hodges.Step father of Lisa (Craig) O'Briskie of Clinton and step grandfather of Lisa Ann,...
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Paul F. Healy

May 16, 1959 - July 20, 2012

Paul F. Healy 53, of West Haven son of June White Healy of Orange and the late Edward J. Healy passed away on July 20, 2012 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Brother of Ellen (Anthony) Villano and Dave (Chris) Healy all of Orange , Charles (Chris) Healy of Guilford and Douglas Healy of Port St. Lucie, FL. Arrangement's in care of the PORTO FUNERAL HOME 830 Jones Hill Rd West Haven. THERE...
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Helen Louise Ursini Pucillo

December 19, 1924 - July 20, 2012

Helen Louise Ursini Pucillo 87, of Orange wife of Frederick "Fred" Pucillo Sr. and the late John Ursini Sr. passed away on July 20, 2012 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Loving mother of Geraldine Curulli of Brooklyn, NY and Guilford, Bernadette (Ken) Davis of East Haven, Rosalie Hylwa of Orange, John (Delois) Ursini of Bronx, NY and Frederick (Susan) Pucillo Jr. of East Greenwich, RI. Grandmother of...
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Joan Ruggles Serfilippi

September 13, 1927 - July 10, 2012

Joan L. Ruggles Serfilippi, 84, wife of John J. Serfilippi of Orange passed away July 10, 2012 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Mother of Sandy Benway of Hamden and Tracy Serfilippi of Orange. Born in Littleton, NH September 13, 1927 a daughter of the late Neil and Margaret Ruggles. Sister of the late Franklin Ruggles. Also survived by 3 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Services will be held...
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Wanda E. LaPorte King

July 25, 1919 - June 29, 2012

Wanda E. LaPorte King, 92, of West Haven passed away June 29, 2012 at her home. Wife of the late Willis King and Paul LaPorte, Sr. Mother of Paul LaPorte, Jr. of West Haven, Carl Griffin of Meriden, Wanda (Steve) Schless of Wallingford, Wanda Newsome of Indiana and the late Helen and Edward Griffin. Daughter of the late Carl and Helen Narajowski. Also survived by 17 grandchildren and several...
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Dominic M. Caciopoli, Sr.

April 18, 1930 - June 25, 2012

Dominic M. Caciopoli, Sr., 82, of West Haven passed away June 25, 2012 in CT Hospice. Husband of the late Barbara Petro Caciopoli. Father of Pauline Caciopoli of West Haven, Dominic M. Caciopoli Jr. and fiancee Sharlene DeAndrus of East Haven and the late Dorothy Caciopoli. Grandfather of Kyle, Kirsten and Kelli Griffiths all of West Haven. Son of the late Louis and Julia Schioppo Caciopoli....
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Joseph Cuzzocreo, Sr.

August 15, 1928 - June 15, 2012

Joseph Cuzzocreo, Sr., 83, beloved husband of Emma Clini Cuzzocreo of Orange passed away June 15 in the Hospital of St. Raphael. Loving father of Toni Marie (Robert) Gelineau of Woodbridge, Roy (Stephanie) Cuzzocreo and Joseph Cuzzocreo, Jr. both of Orange and the late James L. Cuzzocreo. Cherished grandfather of Matthew, David, Daniel and Brian Cuzzocreo and Marciana Gelineau. Son of the late...
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Teresa Leone Curren

October 1, 1942 - June 7, 2012

Teresa Leone Curren, 69, of East Haven passed away June 7, 2012 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Wife of the late Raymond G. Curren. Mother of Raymond (Heather) Curren of West Greenwich, RI, Kelly Curren and John (Christy) Curren both of East Haven. Grandmother of Nicholas, Izabel and John Curren, Jr. Daughter of the late Orlando and Anna Discepolo Leone. Longtime companion of Daniel McIntyre of...
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John J. Knapp

August 31, 1952 - May 21, 2012

John J. Knapp, 59, of Wethersfield passed away May 21, 2012 in Hartford Hospital. Father of Jason I. Knapp of Wethersfield and Adria I. Knapp of Red Bank, NJ. Son of John W. Knapp of Hobe Sound, FL and the late Rita "Elaine" Doherty Knapp. Companion of Carol Connelly of Wethersfield. Stepson of Patricia Knapp of Hobe Sound, FL. Brother of Rita Almond and Madeline (Lou) Baum both of Jensen Beach...
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James T. Sheehan, Jr.

September 29, 1946 - May 17, 2012

James T. Sheehan, Jr., 65, husband of Linda Terrible Sheehan of Orange passed away May 17, 2012 in CT Hospice. Father of Michael A. Sheehan and David J. Sheehan both of West Haven. Son of the late James T. and Lillian Mitchell Sheehan. Brother of Susan Sheehan of East Haven and Kevin T. (Diane) Sheehan of North Andover, MA. Jim was a Program Planner for the Northrup Grumman Corporation. He was...
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Rose Peretore Vasil

October 30, 1921 - May 17, 2012

Rose Peretore Vasil, 90, of Orange formerly West Haven and Milford passed away May 17, 2012 in CT Hospice. Wife of the late James Vasil. Daughter of the late Antonio and Rose Russello Peretore. Sister of Terry (Frank "Bucky") Giordano of Branford and the late Josephine Roy, Antoinette Marini, Frances Forlini and Roy Peretore. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Prior to her retirement in...
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Frank Vitello, Sr.

October 9, 1940 - May 9, 2012

Frank Vitello, Sr., 71, of New Haven passed away May 9, 2012 at his home. Husband of the late Barbara Nickler Vitello. Father of Irene Vitello and her husband Arthur Kapusta of East Haven and Frank Vitello, Jr. of New Haven. Grandfather of Francis and Robert Belevich, Jr., Jacob Kapusta, Erica and Frank Vitello, III. Son of the late John and Angelina Barra Vitello. Brother of Elizabeth Brady of...
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Joan DeMarco Orifice

February 22, 1947 - May 4, 2012

Joan DeMarco Orifice, 65, of Branford passed away May 4, 2012 in CT Hospice. Mother of Lenny "Renaldo" Orifice of Branford , Michael Orifice of East Haven and the late Sherry Orifice. Grandmother of Ricky, Jessica, David, Jessie, Alex, Hayley, Louis and Michael Jr. Great grandmother of Angelina and Carson. Daughter of the late Michael and Loretta Pulisciano DeMarco. Sister of Anita Levatino of...
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Julia Cecile DeMartino Loggie

October 11, 1916 - May 2, 2012

Julia Cecile (DeMartino) Loggie took her last breath peacefully in Carrington Nursing Home, Matthews, NC on May 2, 2012 at the age of 95 and is awaiting the return of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Born during World War I on October 11, 1916 in Cerreto Sannita, Provence of Benevento, Italy to John and Angelina (Grillo) DeMartino, she came to the United States in 1918 on the Giuseppe Verde...
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Philomena E. Milano Diglio

April 10, 1917 - March 21, 2012

Philomena E. "Fanny" Milano Diglio, 94, of Hamden passed away March 21, 2012. She was the wife of the late Joseph C. Diglio. Mother of Jo-Ann Diglio of Hamden. Daughter of the late Ralph and Elizabeth DiCenzo Milano. Sister of the late Fred and Pasquale Milano. Fanny and her late husband owned and operated Joe's Variety Hardware Store in Hamden for 15 years. They late opened Joseph's Formal...
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Vera Coratti Bello

January 18, 1927 - March 21, 2012

Vera Coratti, Bello, 85, wife of Ralph R. "Rocky" Bello of Orange passed away March 21, 2012 at her home. Mother of Don Bello of Madison and Gary (Katie) Bello of Clinton. Grandmother of Tracy (Brian) Bello Madden of Palm City, FL, Mark and Gary (Krista) Bello, Jr. both of North Branford and Stephen Bello of Orlando, FL. Great grandmother of Brinn Bello and Emily Madden. Daughter of the late...
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Mabel Giannotti Giammattei

November 3, 1923 - March 21, 2012

Mabel "May" Giannotti Giammattei, 88, of West Haven formerly of New Haven passed away peacefully March 21, 2012. Wife of the late Mario Giammattei. Mother of Robert and Gerald (Linda) Giammattei both of East Haven, Joyce and Donna Giammattei both of West Haven. Grandmother of Robert, David, Gerald and Valerie Giammattei, Ron and Stacey Coburn and Kevin Flanagan. Also survived by 10 great...
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Rosario Belanger

April 22, 1925 - March 20, 2012

Rosario "Squirrel" Belanger, 86, husband of Madeline Dupere Belanger of Branford passed away March 20, 2012 in CT Hospice. Father of Jocelyn Belanger, Gail (Barry) Latham and John Belanger all of Branford, Steve Belanger of Milford, DE and the late Linda Muro. Brother of Lucien Belanger of Chicopee, MA and the late Richard, Roland and Lester Belanger. Son of the late Wilfred and Modeste Roy...
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Esther Barto Adams Auchmoody

July 30, 1930 - March 12, 2012

Esther Barto Adams Auchmoody, 81, of East Haven formerly of Waterbury and New Milford passed away March 7, 2012. Wife of the late Lester M. Auchmoody. Mother of Franklin J. Adams, Jr. of Lincoln, NE, Paul A. (Evelyn) Adams of Danbury, Carol (Robert) Szramoski of Anderson, IN, Lester (Ginny) Auchmoody of Waterbury, Dorothy Auchmoody of Naples, FL and the late Victoria Adams. She is also survived...
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Dominick Vitelli

January 10, 1926 - March 10, 2012

Dominick Vitelli 86, of West Haven husband of the late Rita Besagni Vitelli passed away on March 10, 2012 in the Hospital of St. Raphael. Father of Dominick (Antoinette) Vitelli Jr. of North Haven and Paul (Christina) Vitelli of West Haven. Grandfather of Rita (Phil) Ney, Kelly Stegos, Tina, Dominique and Paul Vitelli. Brother of Theresa Ross of East Haven, Anthony Vitelli of West Haven and...
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Rita Farrell Rohr

June 21, 1916 - March 4, 2012

Rita Farrell Rohr, 95, of East Haven passed away passed away March 4, 2012 in the Hospital of St. Raphael. Wife of the late Robert Rohr, Sr. Mother of the late Robert Rohr, Jr. Grandmother of Elizabeth Rohr of Cheshire and Lindsay Rohr of Australia. Daughter of the late Jeremia and Ellen Carey Farrell. Sister of the late Helen Slattery, Raymond and Francis Farrell. Sister-in-law of William Rohr...
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Frank G. Perrelli

June 29, 1933 - February 29, 2012

Frank G. "Beans" Perrelli, 78, husband of Mary Lou Simone Perrelli of New Haven passed away February 29, 2012 at his home. Father of Gerald "Jerry" (Fay) Perrelli of Hamden, Donna Perrelli of Branford, Richard (Julie) Perrelli of Chico, CA and Valerie (Rick) Carter of Poway, CA. Grandfather of Grant, Gina, Michael, Nicole, Giovanni, Maya and Kai. Great grandfather of Bella Rose and Sophia Grace....
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Mario Berluti

June 13, 1917 - February 27, 2012

Mario Berluti, 94, beloved husband of Helen Omicioli Berluti of Fort Lauderdale, FL formerly of Orange passed away February 27, 2012 in CT Hospice. Father of Richard (Katherine) Berluti of Old Saybrook, William (Cheryl) Berluti of Orange and Ginger Berluti of Fort Lauderdale, FL. Son of the late Ernest and Ida Carloni Berluti. Brother of Dolores (James) Sanso of Guilford and the late Mary and...
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Jean Samsel Ghirardini

September 9, 1916 - January 18, 2012

Jean Samsel Ghirardini, 95, of Woodbridge formerly a longtime resident of West Haven passed away January 18, 2012 in CT Hospice. Wife of the late Frederick T. Ghirardini. Mother of Carol Curry and her husband James of Knoxville, TN and Ric Ghirardini and his wife Pamela Head of Bellingham, WA. Grandmother of Sean, Kristin, Nicole, Dominic and Gabriel. Great grandmother of Mason, Max, Zoe, Dylan,...
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Lillian Raucci

April 14, 1919 - January 16, 2012

Lillian Ciarleglio Raucci 92, of Woodbridge wife of Daniel Raucci passed away on January 16, 2012 in Ct. Hospice. Mother of Daniel G. (Patricia) Raucci of Bethany. Grandmother of Gabrielle and Daniel V. Raucci. Sister of the late Beatrice Votto, Carmel Pesticci, Alice Johnson, Antoinette Garala and James, Rocco, Ralph, Pasquale and Louis Ciarleglio. Daughter of the late Antonio and Maria...
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Mark R. Romano

October 23, 1962 - January 14, 2012

Mark R. Romano, 49, of Orange passed away January 14, 2012 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Father of Megan Romano of Wallingford. Son of Robert J. and Mamie D'Amato Romano of Orange. Companion of Deborah Grejdus of Orange. Also survived many aunts, uncles cousins and friends. Mark was a substitute teacher for the Orange Board of Education and also worked for Rifkin Travel of Derby and the West Haven...
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Vincent A. Afasano

November 9, 1917 - January 11, 2012

Vincent A. Afasano, 94, of Orange beloved husband of Elizabeth Marino Afasano passed away peacefully at his home January 11, 2012. Son of the late Catello and Carmella Pappalardo Afasano. Father of Vincent (Pamela) Afasano of Cromwell, Raymond (Deborah) Afasano of St. Petersburg, FL, Joann Tarantino of Jupiter, FL, Charlene Caporale of East Haven, Kathryn Young of Webster, FL and Lydia Afasano of...
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Louise Harla Davis

June 10, 1923 - January 9, 2012

Louise Harla Davis, 88, of Milford passed away January 9, 2012 in CT Hospice. Wife of the late Richard W. Davis. Mother of Nancy (Gary) Fletcher of Shelton, Joseph (Anne) Davis of Orange and the late James Davis. Grandmother of Ryan and Christopher Fletcher and Michael Davis. Daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Bomba Harla. Sister of the late Stella Wroblewski, Mary Skibo, Julie Gaszi, Raymond...
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Alfreeda Wells

October 21, 1945 - December 18, 2011

Alfreeda Corso Wells 66, of West Haven wife of the late James Wells passed away on December 18, 2011 in the Hospital of St. Raphael. Mother of Ethelean Strong of New Haven, Peter (Yvette) Strong and Tammy (James) Talton all of West Haven and Alexandra Nadeau of Hamden. Sister of Robert, Philip, Jerry, Salvatore and the late Frank Corso, Josephine DeMatteis, Sarah Lombardi and Rose Attruia. ...
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Gilbert A. Anderson

March 26, 1928 - December 9, 2011

Gilbert A. Anderson, 83, husband of Doris Fabian Anderson of West Haven passed away December 9, 2011 in CT Hospice. Father of Judith Anderson and Janis Wikander both of California. Grandfather of Alissa Vander Westhuizen and Bret Wikander. Brother of the late Frederick and Albert Andersen. Prior to his retirement Gilbert was a tire builder for the former Armstrong Rubber Co. for over 35 years. He...
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Eula Peluse

May 21, 1913 - November 28, 2011

Eula Frazier Peluse R.N. 98, of West Haven beloved wife of the late Albert M. Peluse for 64 years passed away on November 28, 2011 at her home. She was born May 21, 1913 in Bridgeport, CT. Daughter of the late Charles D. and Eula Lane Frazier and was a resident of West Haven for over 60 years. Eula is survived by her beloved daughter Barbara Peluse of Hamden and dear sons Albert J. Peluse...
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Jose N. Nascimento

April 28, 1955 - November 25, 2011

Jose N. Nascimento 56, of Orange, husband of Maria Nogueria Nascimento passed away on November 25, 2011 in Ct. Hospice. Father of Elisa and Mario Nascimento both of Orange. Brother of Mario Garcia of Portugal. Son of the late Mario Jose and Piedade Nascimento. Prior to his retirement Jose was Laborer Foreman for B B E Contractors and also a member of the Executive Board of Ct. laborers local...
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Harry R. Andreoli

September 6, 1920 - November 23, 2011

Harry R. Andreoli 91, of West Haven husband of the late Raffaela Mongillo Andreoli passed away on November 23, 2011 in Ct. Hospice. Father of Kathy Andreoli Beurer of West Haven and Ronald ( Elizabeth ) Andreoli of Woodbridge. Grandfather of Thomas and Christina Andreoli, Danielle (Kevin) Lord and Matthew Beurer. Great grandfather of Andrew Vincent Lord. Brother of Louise (Tootsie) Migliore ...
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Michele Frosolone Varca

October 31, 1963 - November 6, 2011

Michele Frosolone Varca, 48, of New Haven passed away November 6, 2011. She was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Mildred (Martone) Frosolone. She is survived by her loving children Angela and Saverio Varca of Northford. Sister of Camille (Dawn) Frosolone of Florida, Nicholas (Regina) Frosolone of East Haven, Roseann (Thomas) Clarino of East Haven. Also survived by Gabriel Varca of Northford...
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Henry J. Criscuolo

November 13, 1931 - October 17, 2011

Surrounded by his family at the Veteran's Medical Center in West Haven, Henry (Dickie) J. Criscuolo, 79, of East Haven, passed away October 17, 2011. Born in 1931 in New Haven, Henry was the son of the late Paul and Mary (Gargiulo) Criscuolo. Henry is predeceased by his beloved wife, Lucille Mango Criscuolo, brother Joseph (Connie) Criscuolo of East Haven, and brother-in-law Frank Mango ...
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James L. Cuzzocreo

January 4, 1958 - October 4, 2011

James L. "Jimmy" Cuzzocreo, 53, of Orange passed away October 4, 2011 in CT Hospice. Beloved son of Joseph and Emma Clini Cuzzocreo of Orange. Loving brother of Toni Marie (Robert ) Gelineau of Woodbridge, Roy (Stephanie) Cuzzocreo and his twin brother, Joseph Cuzzocreo, Jr both of Orange. Cherished uncle of Matthew, David, Daniel and Brian Cuzzocreo and Marciana Gelineau. Great nephew of Mary...
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Mary Iassogna DellaValle Antezzo

August 29, 1930 - September 29, 2011

Mary Iassogna DellaValle Antezzo, 81, of West Haven passed away September 29, 2011 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Wife of the late Frank Antezzo and the late Frank DellaValle, Sr. Mother of Frank (Linda) DellaValle, Jr. of West Haven and Dominick (Doneen) DellaValle of Solvang, CA. Grandmother of Anthony, Frank III, Christopher, Nicholas and Devyn DellaValle and Christina Quiles. Also survived by 4...
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Doris Peters Clare

September 2, 1930 - September 15, 2011

Doris Peters Clare, 81, of New Haven passed away September 15, 2011 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Mother of Kim (Keith) Pullen of North Branford and Lena (David) Purvis of Essex, England. Grandmother of Ferris Clare and great grandmother of Phoenix Clare. Daughter of the late James and Esther Martin Peters. Sister of the late Esther Stukas, Helen Gordon, Lily and James Peters. Also survived by...
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Alessandro DeLuise

April 20, 1931 - September 6, 2011

Alessandro DeLuise, of West Haven passed away on Tuesday September 6, 2011. Surrounded by his daughter, Lydia Canelli, son, Silvestro DeLuise, and grandson Joseph Canelli. Alessandro was born in San Salvatore Telesino, Italy, where he also leaves behind family and friends. Friends may call at the PORTO FUNERAL HOME, 830 Jones Hill Rd., West Haven SUNDAY from 5:00-7:00 PM.and are asked to go...
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Francisco Goncalves Costa

November 17, 1922 - August 20, 2011

Francisco Goncalves Costa, 88, husband of the late Maria daCosta Rosario passed away August 20, 2011 in Bridgeport Hospital. Father of Silvia Costa-Martins and her husband John of Orange. Brother of Joaquin Goncalves Costa of South America. Also survived by 2 grandchildren. His funeral procession will leave the PORTO FUNERAL HOME, 830 Jones Hill Rd., West Haven Wednesday morning at 10:30. A Mass...
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Angelina Mary Palmieri Ranney

January 19, 1919 - August 20, 2011

Angelina "Julia" Mary Palmieri Ranney, 92, of West Haven formerly of Orange passed from this life peacefully at CT Hospice on August 20, 2011. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward H. Ranney. Born in New Haven on January 19, 1919 she was a daughter of the late Michael and Maria Gianneli Palmieri. Julia was extremely talented and creative, a terrific cook and proud of the heirloom afghans...
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Angela Carelli Izzo

November 27, 1922 - August 1, 2011

Angela "Angie" Carelli Izzo, 88, of Branford passed away August 1, 2011 surrounded by her loving family. Wife of the late Ralph Izzo. Daughter of the late Dominic and Maria Civitello Carelli. Sister of Anna Sullo of Branford and the late Demetria Wielgorecki and John Carelli. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Prior to her retirement Angie was a waitress for the former MACY'S of New...
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