Paul Joseph Giansanti, 70, of Marlborough, passed away Saturday (June 14, 2014) in East Hartford. He was born in Hartford on December 28, 1943, son of the late Paul F. and Philomena (Scavetta) Giansanti. Paul graduated from barber school. He owned and operated the King's Klipper. Paul enjoyed many vacations with his family to Hampton Beach and Cape Cod. Paul had a passion for golfing and cars (especially his mustang) in which he attended many car shows. He also loved and had a passion for baseball and enjoyed attending his grandson's games and giving his support. He was also a lifetime member of the Elks Club
as well a member of the Knights of Columbus. He was a recent graduate of the East Hartford Police Academy to obtain CERT training which he was very proud to receive and to volunteer in the community.He leaves his companion of 12 years Barbara Cyr of East Hartford, a son Paul L. Giansanti of Oklahoma City, OK, four daughters, Lisa M. Giansanti of Plainfield, Ofelia M. Santini and her husband Dino of South Windsor, Loretta A. Sullivan and her husband Gregory of Stafford Springs, Enilda T. Sliski and her husband Richard of Suffield, three sisters, Ann Marie Langenfeld and her husband Raymond of East Hartford, Rosemary St. John of Glastonbury, and JoAnn Denning and her husband Daniel of East Hartford, seven grandchildren Deanna M. Gilmore, Kristen V. Gilmore, Bryan D. Gilmore, Nicholas J. Santini, Anthony P. Santini, Christian M. Sliski, and Andrew R. Sliski, a great grandson Nicholas M. Beauregard. Paul also leaves many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, and his former wife of 28 years Teresa J. Giansanti of South Windsor. He was predeceased by a nephew Daniel Denning Jr. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday (June 18, 2014) 9:15 AM from the Rose Hill Funeral Home 580 Elm St. Rocky Hill. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in Corpus Christi Church, Wethersfield. Burial will be in Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill. Family and friends are invited to call at the funeral home on Tuesday (June 17, 2014) from 5-7 PM.