Carmen Carl DelVecchio, Sr., 77, of Madison, passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at the St. Raphael Campus of Yale-New Haven Hospital. He was the husband of Phylis Rapuano DelVecchio. Carmen was born in New Haven on July 22, 1935; son of the late Joseph and Mary DiMeola DelVecchio; had served his country faithfully in the U.S. Army during the Korean War; had worked for Blakeslee Arpaia Chapman Construction Company for forty-three years retiring as a Utility Construction Manager; was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Madison and a parishioner of St. Margaret Church in Madison. Carmen lived for his family who he loved unconditionally, he will be truly missed. Father of Carmen C. (Sandra) DelVecchio, Jr. of Clinton, Michael R. (Theresa) DelVecchio of Branford and Mark J. (Erin) DelVecchio of Killingworth. Grandfather of Brittney and Alexis DelVecchio, Mark J. DelVecchio, Jr., Nicholas M. and Rachel E. DelVecchio. Brother of Grace (Nicholas) Nusdeu of East Haven and the late Chancey Hurlburt, Ralph and Louis DelVecchio. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
His funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Tuesday morning at 10:00. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Margaret Church, Madison at 11:00. Interment with full military honors will follow in All Saints Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Monday from 4 to 8 pm.