Paul Joseph Brandi, of the Masonicare Health Center, formerly of Bridgeview Road, North Haven, passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at the age of 94. Husband of 70 years to Marion Buffolino Brandi. Born on November 7, 1917 in Boston, Ma. Son of the late Fred & Irene Brandi. Proud father of Richard and his wife Linda. He was predeceased by a daughter Carolee Brandi. Also survived by granddaughters Richele Brandi and Melissa Mazzucco and her husband Mark. Great grandfather to Felicia and Taylor Pelsis and Olivia Mazzucco. Also survived by a loving cousin Maria DeLise and her husband Pat. Paul worked for Winchester Repeating Arms in New Haven for 40 years until his retirement. He graduated from Hillhouse High School Class of 1937 and had served in the U.S. Navy during WW II.
Family and friends are invited to go directly to St. Therese Church, 555 Middletown Avenue, North Haven on Saturday morning at 10:30 to attend a mass of Christian burial and are also invited to attend the committal services with full military honors immediately following in All Saints Cemetery. There will be no visiting hours. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.