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VITO F ESPARO

Born: Sat., May 26, 1934
Died: Sun., Feb. 28, 2016


Visitation

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Wed., Mar. 02, 2016
Location: Celentano Funeral Home


Mass of Christian Burial

1:00 PM Wed., Mar. 02, 2016
Location: Our Lady of the Assumption Church


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Vito Esparo, 81, of Woodbridge, passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday February 28, 2016. He was the beloved husband of Laura Luciani Esparo. Vito was born in New Haven May 26, 1934 a son of the late Louis and Carrie Minichino Esparo. He was the father of Renee (Paul) Longo, Kim (David) Smith and Bryant (Margo) Esparo all of Woodbridge. Family meant everything to Vito. He especially loved watching all of his 9 grandchildren Paul, Brandon, David, Carrie, Westyn, Kelsey, Bryant, Hayley, and Nicholas grow and took pride in all of their accomplishments. Mr. Esparo leaves behind his brother Louis “Chick” (Maryann) Esparo of Boston, MA and his sister Barbara (Brian) Dixon of Guilford and many nieces and nephews. Vito served in the Military Police during the Korean Conflict and was a longtime member of the Knights of Columbus. He was an international businessman in the 1960’s and a local entrepreneur, remaining active in New Haven County his entire life. Friends and family may call at the Celentano Funeral Home, 424 Elm St., (Cor. Dwight) New Haven Wednesday morning from 10AM – 12 Noon. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 81 Center Rd., Woodbridge at 1:00 PM Interment will be private. It was Vito’s and his family’s wish to please omit flowers and make contributions to the Community Soup Kitchen of New Haven, 84 Broadway, New Haven, CT 06511 and the CT Center for Child Development, 95 Wolf Harbor Rd., Milford, CT 06461.

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Chris, Tricia, and Allison Carasone
   Posted Mon February 29, 2016
Laura, Auntie Ida, and Family,
Our deepest condolences on the loss of Vito. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all. Love, Chris, Tricia, and Allison

Dottie & Bob Russo
   Posted Tue March 01, 2016
Laura, Children, Grandchildren, Mother-In-Law

We are very saddened at the loss of Vito. He will always be remembered in our Hearts as a very kind and generous person. We will miss him. We send our deepest sympathy to you all.

Dottie & Bob Russo

christopher costanza
   Posted Wed March 02, 2016
Aunt Laura, So sorry for your loss. He was a great man and taught me many life lessons. Sorry i cant make it today from Florida sending you my love.Chris Costanza

JOE AND DOLORES VIZZIELLO
   Posted Thu March 03, 2016
WE ARE SO SORRY TO HEAR OF VITO'S DEATH. HE WAS A SPECIAL PERSON. ALWAYS SMILING, A REAL CLASSY GUY. REMEMBER ALL YOUR HAPPY TIMES. HE WAS TRULY LAURA'S RIGHT HAND MAN. WITH SINCERE SYMPATHY AND PRAYERS.

JOE AND DOLORES VIZZIELLO
BOCA RATON, FLORIDA

Tom & Sherri Mahon
   Posted Thu March 03, 2016
Renee, Paul and family,
We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time.
Tommy always spoke so highly of your Dad over the years. He especially loved spending time at his home with Paul.
Sincerely,
Sherri & Tom Mahon

Shelley Cruz
   Posted Sat August 27, 2016
I am just seeing the notice today, and am so sorry to learn of Vito's passing.
My thoughts and prayers go out to the Esparo and Luciani families.

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