Andrew Alphonse D’Agostino, “Andy”, “Andy Pops” 53, of North Haven and Northford, suddenly entered into rest on Saturday, August 25, 2012. Andrew was born on January 15, 1959 at Grace New Haven Hospital, to Rosemarie Piscitelli D’Agostino of North Haven and the late Alphonse D’Agostino. Andrew attended North Haven High School and was co-owner of D’Agostino Painting. Andrew was also formerly employed by Fortier Painting, Willow Paint, Ricci-Cavallaro, and Mount Carmel Construction. He was an OSHA Certified professional painter for 37 years and was a member in good standing with the International Union of painters Local #186 and Allied trades District 11. Andrew’s favorite sports teams were the New York Yankees and the Minnesota Vikings. He also enjoyed traveling to Hawaii and spending time with his fiancé/partner engaging in a variety of different activities. Andrew loved all kinds of music. He also enjoyed cooking and entertaining at home for friends and family. He donated his time and efforts helping to organize and execute benefits for Friends with Cancer. Although
Andrew never had children, he loved kids. Andrew was kind, caring, loving and genuine person. Besides his many friends Andrew is survived by a brother, Luke D’Agostino of New Haven, and sister-in-law Debra; nephews Alphonse of New Haven and Nicholas of Guilford; fiancé and partner of Jean C. Calello Carusone of Northford; aunts Maryann Lotto and Linda Evanowski.
His funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue on Thursday morning at 9:30. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Frances Cabrini Church at 10:00. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Wednesday (TODAY) from 5 to 8 pm. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the American Heart Association.