Ella Saulino Hanlon, 92, of North Haven formerly of Hamden passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at the Arden Courts, Hamden.  She was the beloved wife of the late William N. Hanlon.  Ella was born in New Haven on November 18, 1923; daughter of the late Dominic and Mary Palmieri Saulino; had worked for SNET Company for 42 years until her retirement; was a very active member of St. John the Baptist Church; was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America for many years; loved to travel especially to Cape Cod; enjoyed sewing and quilting but most of all being with her family and friends whom she loved unconditionally.  Sister of Michael Saulino and Gene (Rosemary) Saulino.  Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and her special friends Ray and Ginny DeMeola.  Predeceased by her sister-in-law, Mary Saulino.

Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Wednesday morning at 9:30.  Family and friends may call from 8:30 to 9:30 am.  A Mass of Christian burial will follow in St. Barnabas Church at 10:00 am.  Interment will follow in Beaverdale Memorial Park.    In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 200 Executive Blvd., Suite 4B, Southington, CT  06489.