Paul D'Amico

D'AMICO, PAUL Paul D'Amico, age 51, of Northford, died on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at the West Haven VA Medical Center surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Bridgeport, he was a son of the late Joseph and Rachel "Dolly" Leonetti D'Amico, and was a graduate of Central High School Class of 1978. He was a U.S. Navy veteran with 12 years of service including the Iran Iraq Conflict. Paul had worked as a cook at many local restaurants. He was an avid fan of the New York Yankees and Giants. He was a proud father and is survived by his greatest accomplishment, his son, Michael D'Amico of Milford, also survived by his brother, Joseph D'Amico and his wife Andrea of Stratford, two sisters, Annette Rogers and her husband Patrick of Northford, and Marlene Esposito and her husband Charles of Trumbull, close friends Red and Jack, as well as several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Funeral services will take place at 12 noon on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull. Interment with military honors will follow in St. Michael Cemetery, Stratford. Friends may call Monday from 4 -8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to West Haven VAMC, 950 Campbell Ave., West Haven, CT 06516. To light a virtual candle, visit us at www.abriola.com.

Published in The New Haven Register on Feb. 17, 2013