Antoinette “Annette” DeMilo DeLise, 88, of North Haven, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 15, 2016 at the Regency House, Wallingford with her beloved husband of 58 years Andrew L. DeLise by her side. Antoinette was born in New Haven on August 28, 1927; daughter of the late Francesco and Giovanina Setaro DeMilo; had worked as a seamstress for many area companies; enjoyed playing bingo, taking frequent trips to the casino, but most of all spending time with her family whom she loved unconditionally.  Mother of Roxanne (Jim) Bouchard.  Grandmother of Stacie Bouchard, James Bouchard (fiancé Lisa Linsley) and Nicole Bouchard.  Sister of Larry DeMilo and the late John, Pasquale, Michael, Robert and Frank DeMilo, Rose Sponzo, Grace Rubino, Lucille DeMilo and Mary Pasquence.  Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, and very loving and supportive In-Laws.  The family would like to extend a “Special Thank You” to all the nurses and staff at the Regency House for all the comfort and excellent care they not only provided to Antoinette but also to her husband Andrew.

Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Friday morning at 10:30. Family and friends may call from 9:00 to 10:30 AM.  A Mass of Christian burial will follow in St. Barnabas Church at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Regency House, 181 E. Main Street, Wallingford, CT  06492.