Joseph Vincent Martingano, 89, of Hamden passed away peacefully on Thursday April 21, 2016 at his home with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of the late Genevieve R. Boubal Martingano. Joseph was born in New York City, New York on March 18, 1927; son of the late Anthony and Esther Ciazza Martingano; served his country faithfully as a gunner in the US Navy on the maiden voyage of the USS Midway during WWII; worked for Tomtec of Hamden for many years until his retirement and enjoyed gardening. Father of Lindamarie Martingano, Barbara Cohen and Joanne Mangiero. Grandfather of Daniel and Laura Cohen, Evan Joseph Mangiero and Jeffrey Thomas Mangiero. Brother of Elinor (Joseph) Lane and the late Antoinette and Anthony Martingano, Dolores Heidtmann. Brother-in-law of Eileen Martingano.

Funeral services will be conducted in the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Monday morning at 10:30. Family and friends may call from 9 until time of service. Interment with full military honors will follow in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492.