Martin Manuel AGRELLA



AGRELLA, Martin Manuel
Martin Manuel Agrella, 58, of Germantown, MD died Sunday, (June 16, 2013). Born March 23, 1955, Martin spent some of his youth in New Britain and Southington, CT. He was predeceased by his mother, Emma Agrella. Martin leaves behind his wife, Joanne Agrella of Germantown, MD; daughter Lauren Embrey, her husband Randy and their two children Kaelin and Randy Jr. of Frederick, MD; son Nicholas Agrella and his son Tyler of Frederick, MD; daughter Kirsten Agrella of Frederick, MD; sister Carol Szulczewski and Mitchell Remkiewicz of Bristol, CT; sister Mary Tully, her two daughters Katherine and Allie of Burlington, CT; sister Deborah Agrella, her husband Robert Raupach of Farmington, CT; sister Laurie Reedstrom, her husband Brent and their two children Lydia and Gavin of Troy, OH; sister Victoria Frutchey, her husband Gary and their daughter Nicole of Bristol, CT; niece Dawn Benkert, her two children Dylan and Camryn of Bristol, CT; and his father, Manuel Agrella of Gaithersburg, MD. Martin was a chief foreman for Miller & Long Construction and a superintendant for Araujo Construction; he worked on many high-rise buildings in cities such as Baltimore, MD; Washington DC and Rockville, MD. He loved his family and loved spending time with his children. Martin enjoyed the outdoors especially the Outer Banks of North Carolina. An avid fisherman, he had great pleasure in teaching his children how to fish. He was also a master carpenter and took pride in completing many household renovation projects. He was a good, kind man and will be greatly missed by all.
There will be a memorial service in his honor at St. James Episcopal Church, 3 Mountain Rd., Farmington, CT on Sat., July 6, 2013, at 2 p.m., with burial immediately following the service at West Cemetery, 49 Pound St., Bristol, CT.





Published in The Hartford Courant on July 4, 2013