George DeAngelo, 88, of 23 Francis Avenue, Hamden, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2011 at the Hospital of St. Raphael. He was the husband of the late Anna Marie Costa DeAngelo. Born in Southington on January 21, 1923; son of the late Stephen and Mary Maffeo DeAngelo. George was the owner and operator of the former DeAngelo’s Superette and later the former DeAngelo’s Deli of Hamden for over 40 years until his retirement. George served his country faithfully in the U.S. Army during WW II and was a member of the AMVETS. Father of George (Susan) DeAngelo, Dr. William (Jane) DeAngelo and Debra (Frank) Pesticci. Loving companion of many years to Diane Weathers. Grandfather of Christina, Sara and Marissa DeAngelo, Angela and Joseph Pesticci. Great-grandfather of Gabriella. Brother of Virginia Lupee, Louise Barbaro and the late Paul, Margaret, Anthony and Alfred DeAngelo, Esther Peck, Josephine Ferriola and Alice Amarante. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
His funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Thursday morning at 9:30. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Rita’s Church at 10:00. Interment with full military honors will follow in Beaverdale Memorial Park. The visiting hours will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 pm.