Margaret P. LaPorta Centone, 91, of North Haven passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 17, 2016 at the Connecticut Hospice, Branford.  She was the wife of the late Alfred A. Centone.  Margaret was born in New Haven on January 16, 1925; daughter of the late Nicola and Maria Rubano LaPorta.  She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who loved her family unconditionally.  Mother of Margaret Linda Macosky (Paul) and Alfred A. Centone (Valerie).  Grandmother of Jeanine Baldwin (Matthew), Denise Studley (John), Paula Callahan (Dave), Nicholas Centone (Marissa), Kimberly O’Loughlin (Andrew), Gabrielle and Megan Benedetto.  Also survived by ten great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.  Predeceased by her brothers John and James LaPorta and a sister Edith D’Addio

Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Saturday 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 St. Lawrence Cemetery.  Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Connecticut Hospice, Inc., 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT  06405.