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CRESCENZI, RALPH A. “PONY” Ralph A. “Pony” Crescenzi, 78, of North Branford, passed away May 11, 2014, in Yale–New Haven Hospital. Father of Cherry (Morgan) Vincent of North Branford, Zina Crescenzi of Higganum and Mark Crescenzi of New Haven. Son of the late Secondo and Galliope Tozzi Crescenzi. Brother of Rose Mangiulli of Northford and the late Nella Virgulto, Julia Carrano, Nancy Ginnetti, Ida Scalia, Victoria Crescenzi, Dominic “Chris” Crescenzi, Frank Crescenzi and Gino “Horse” Crescenzi. Also survived by six grandchildren. Predeceased by a granddaughter. Prior to his retirement “Pony” was a truck driver for Union Local #443 for many years. Services will be held in the PORTO FUNERAL HOME, 234 Foxon Rd. (Rte 80) East Haven Friday morning at 11:00. Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. Friends may call FRIDAY MORNING from 10:00 to 11:00. Memorial Contributions may be made to Veteran Angler Charters, P.O. Box 504, West Haven, CT 06513, or at veterananglercharters.org. Sign Pony’s guestbook online at www.portofuneralhomes.net

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Porto Funeral Homes
234 Foxon Road East Haven, CT 06513-2034
(203) 467-3000
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Published in The New Haven Register on May 15, 2014