Obituary: Anthony J. Cardinale, 93

Obit - Anthony J Cardinale

Anthony J. Cardinale, 93, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 surround by his family at the Summit at Plantsville. He was the husband of Louise (Renda) Cardinale.

Born Feb. 1, 1923 in Plantsville he was the son of the late Antonio and Maria Louise (DeAngelo) Cardinale.

He was a veteran of the US Army during WWII and was a prisoner of war. Anthony retired from PJ Delahunty Corp. He loved to cook, and was an avid Red Sox and UCONN Women’s Basketball fan.

In addition to his wife he leaves his children, Michael Cardinale and wife Toni of Plantsville, and Donna Demetri and husband James of Cape Cod; a sister Carol Carta of Franklin, MA; four grandchildren, Jamie Rivers and husband Matt, Claudia Lebo and husband Simon, Dean Cardinale and wife Donna and Dominic Cardinale; four great grandchildren, Tyler, Ethan, Evan and Olivia and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Michael and Benedict Cardinale, a sister Elizabeth Grazioso and two half-brother’s, Joseph and Angelo Geloso.

The funeral will be held on Friday, April 29th at 9:45 am from the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St., Southington to St. Aloysius Church, 254 Burritt St; Plantsville for a mass at 10:30 am. Burial with military honors will be at St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be Thursday, April 28th from 5-8 p.m.

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