Andrew J. Lucibello, 84, of 2731 Northeast 14th Street, Pompano Beach, Florida, formerly of North Haven, Connecticut, died February 2, 2013,at his home after a brief illness. He was the husband of Carmel Falcone Lucibello. Mr. Lucibello was born in New Haven, Connecticut on June 11, 1928 and was the son of the late Joseph and Angelina Nicolella Lucibello. A resident of North Haven for twenty five years until moving to Florida in 1995, he had worked for the North Haven Board of Education as a teacher at the former Temple Street Elementary School and the North Haven Junior High School. He was a Reading Consultant for the Town of Prospect, and later at Tomlinson Middle School in Fairfield, Connecticut for eighteen years until his retirement in 1985. He obtained his Bachelors Degree from the former Southern Connecticut State Teachers College and his Masters Degree from the University of Hartford. He was a member of the Connecticut and National Association of Reading Teachers, the Connecticut and National Education Associations, and the Connecticut Association of Retired Teachers. He had served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, and the West Haven Elks Lodge #1537. He was a former parishioner of St. Barnabas Church, and a member of the Interfaith Caregiver’s there, and presently is a communicant of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church in Pompano Beach, Florida. He leaves a sister, Mrs. Frank (Edith) Andersen of Hamden, Connecticut. He is also survived by several nieces & nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews. He was predeceased by four sisters, Celia Lucibello, Antoinette Lincoln, Loretta Piscitelli and Amelia Marvin, as well as a brother, Anthony R. Lucibello.
Andrews funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Friday morning, February 8th at 9:30. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Barnabas Church at 10:00am. Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Thursday, February 7th from 4 to 8 pm. Should friends desire, memorial donations may be made to the American Lung Association, CT Hospice, or St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church, 3331 NE 10th Terrace, Pompano Beach, FL 33064.