Vincent Benigno (1922 - 2014)

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Benigno, Vincent A.
Vincent A. Benigno, age 91, of Tampa FL., and previously of Stratford, CT., beloved husband of Magdaline (Moskal) Benigno passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2014 in Tampa. Mr. Benigno was born October 6, 1922 in Bridgeport, son of the late Eleuterio and Pompea (Palumbo) Benigno. He was a United States Army veteran of World War II, part of the 778th Tank Battalion serving in the Philippines. Vincent retired as a Manufacturing Engineer from Lycoming/Textron. He was a member of BPOE 1079 and the Italian American Club in Orlando, Florida. In retirement, Vincent enjoyed his weekly pinochle games with his senior group and rooting for his beloved Yankees. Survivors include his devoted son, Marc V. Benigno and his wife Donna of Tampa, Florida whom Vincent resided with and many nieces, nephews, and grand nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Filomena "Faye" DeMatteo, and two brothers, Edward and Leonard Benigno. Friends are invited to attend a funeral service on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. in the William R. McDonald Funeral home, 2591 Main St., Stratford and at 10:30 a.m. in Saint James Church, Stratford for a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull Friends may visit with the family Monday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. For additional information or to leave a message of condolence, visit


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Published in Connecticut Post from Aug. 1 to Aug. 3, 2014
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