DePALMA, JOHN PETER John Peter DePalma of North Haven died peacefully September 1, 2013 at Connecticut Hospice. He was the brother of the late Mary Camera, Connie Maresca, Alphonse and Giacomo DePalma. He is survived by his nieces and nephews, Felicia (David) Lober, Salvatore (Ann) DePalma, Allen (Liz) DePalma, Joanne (Buddy) Soules, Donna LaChance, Patricia DePalma and Barbara (Mike) Worthington as well his close friends Joan Muzurek, Tawanza McLean and Dan Palm who provided excellent care and friendship throughout John's illness. John was born in New Haven November 11, 1928 to the late Salvatore and Josephine Apicella DePalma. He served his country with honor in the Army during the Korean War. After being honorably discharged he began his professional career as an accountant with the General Motors Corp. His funeral will leave the IOVANNE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 11 Wooster Pl., Saturday morning at 9:30 for a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Michael's Church at 10. Burial with military honors will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery. Visiting hours will be Saturday morning from 8:30-9:30. Sign John's guest book online at www.iovanne.com.
Published in The New Haven Register on Sept. 6, 2013