Pasquale C. Longobardi, 84, of 480 Main Street, West Haven passed away Monday, August 22, 2011 at the Masonic Health Care Center, Wallingford. Husband of the late Teresa Guerrera Longobardi. Born in New Haven on September 26, 1926; son of the late Aniello and Antonetta Miranda Longobardi. Mr. Longobardi had worked for the SNET Company for over 30 years until his retirement in 1989 and had served his country faithfully in the U.S. Army during WW II. He was a member of the Prihillian Club in North Haven for 10 years; a 1st degree member of the Knights of Columbus Russell Council #65 where he served as treasurer, chancellor, advocate, lecturer and trustee. He was also a member of the San Catello Society for 20 years, a longtime member of the American Legion Post #71 and an avid New York Yankees fan. Father of Marie (David) Ferguson of Wallingford. Grandfather of David P. and Emily E. Ferguson. Brother of Josephine Longobardi of Cheshire, Helen (Dominic) Daddio of Hamden and the late Frank, Angelo and John Longobardi, Lucy Sitro, Mary Caliendo and Rose Garbartini. Brother-in-law of Elizabeth (Phil) Amore of Wallingford. Beloved uncle to many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
His funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Thursday morning at 9:15. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Paul’s Church at 10:00 am. Interment with full military honors will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Wednesday (TODAY) from 4 to 8 pm. Should friends desire memorial contributions may be made to the Masonicare, 22 Masonic Ave., Wallingford, CT 06492.