Samuel Carboni, 92, of East Haven passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at his home with his family by his side.  He was the beloved husband of 68 years to the late Josephine Yacono Caboni who passed away this past May 18th.  Samuel was born in New Haven on August 14, 1924; son of the late Nazzarano and Eliza Serferlippi Carboni; served his country faithfully in the US Army during WW II in the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater of operations with Battery C, 216th field artillery battalion as a gun crewman light artillery in Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes and Central Europe and was awarded the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon with 5 Bronze Service Stars, the American Theater Campaign Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal and the WWII Victory Medal. Sam was a member of the West Haven Italian-American Civic Association and the American Legion.  He was a devoted family man that dedicated himself to his family whom he loved unconditionally.  Father of Joseph Carboni and Elaine (Donato) Mastroianni.  Grandfather of Dawn Carboni (Jeff Wilson), Nicole Mastroianni and Tara Ferriola (Anthony). Also survived by six great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. Predeceased by a grandson Joseph Carboni, Jr, a sister Jean Lupone and brothers Louis and Lawrence Carboni.

His funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue Friday morning at 11:30.  Family and friends may call from 10:00 to 11:30 am.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Pompeii Church at 12 Noon.  Interment with full military honors will follow in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans, 65 Prospect Avenue, West Hvaen, CT  06516.