Irma Mascia Bove, 97, of North Haven, passed away peacefully Sunday, February 16, 2014 at the Whitney Manor, Hamden.  She was the wife of the late Dominic Bove.   Irma was born in New Haven on August 8, 1916; daughter of the late Frank and Juliette Perri Mascia.  A devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, she is survived by her daughter Diana (George) Manzo, Sr; grandchildren George (Susan) Manzo Jr. and Robert (Paulette) Manzo; great-grandchildren James, Kelly, Andrew, Sofia and Louis Manzo.  Sister of Diane Cusano and the late Rose Petrillo, Mary Biafore, Samuel Mascia, Peter Frederick Mascia and Anthony “Tony” Mascia.

Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Thursday morning at 9:15.  A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Anthony Church, New Haven at 10:00.  Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery.  The visiting hours will be Wednesday from 6 to 8 pm.