Joseph Marturano, 72, of Branford, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 4, 2022, at Yale New Haven Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Lucille Muro Marturano.  Joseph was born in Taranto, Italy on October 28, 1949 and was the son of the late Vincenzo and Dora Marturano.  He served in the Italian Navy and later had worked in the meat cutting department at Stop & Shop for many years until his retirement.  Joseph enjoyed getting coffee with friends, caring for his yard, especially his garden, and was a fan of the New York Yankees.  He avidly watched Italian soccer and played semi pro soccer when he was younger. Joseph loved to travel to the Caribbean with his wife and friends. He especially loved going to Italy with his wife to vacation and spend time with his wonderful family.  He was a very kind, considerate and generous gentleman.  Joseph will be missed by all. Father of Daniela Marturano-Crabb.  Also survived by four sisters, two brothers and his faithful companion Beauji.    


The visiting hours will be on Tuesday morning, August 9th at The Havens Family, North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue from 9:30 to 11:30.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Mary Church/St. John Bosco Parish, 731 Main Street, Branford at 12 noon. Interment will follow in the All Saints Maus