Anthony Corso

CORSO, ANTHONY T. Anthony T. Corso, 89, formerly of 48 Clark St., New Haven passed away March 15, 2013. Born in New Haven on July 13, 1923, he was the son of the late Thomas "Young T. Corso" and Angelina Ciancola Corso. He was a retired tool and die maker, having worked for the former A.C. Gilbert Co. at Erector Square and for more than 30 years at BIC Corporation. He was a well known bowler in the New Haven area. During World War II, he served in the US Navy aboard the USS South Dakota in the Asiatic-Pacific War Theater. He is survived by two brothers, Frank (Mary ) Corso of West Haven and Salvatore (Madeline) Corso of East Haven; several nieces & nephews, as well as his dear friends, the members of the Mark & Emily Granata family, including godchildren, Dona, Mark & Etta Granata and March Granata Currier. He was predeceased by four brothers, Stephen A., Joseph, Charles and Leon Corso; three sisters, Frances Corniello, Florence "Flossie" Amatruda and Miss Peggy Corso; and his lifelong companion, Regina Kruk. Funeral from The Celentano Funeral Home, 424 Elm St. (cor. Dwight), New Haven, Tuesday morning at 9:20. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph's Church, 129 Edwards St., New Haven at 10:00. Friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 4 to 7 pm. Interment with Military Honors in St. Lawrence Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Tribute Program at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9956. www.celentanofuneralhome.com

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Celentano Funeral Home
424 Elm Street New Haven, CT 06511
203-865-1234
Published in The New Haven Register on Mar. 18, 2013