WALLINGFORD - Entered into rest, at home in Wallingford, Sunday, March 31, 2013, Joseph Amore, 81, formerly of New Haven; beloved father of Laura Ann Carey, Vincent and Jospeh Amore; brother of Joanne Amore, the late Katherine, Mary and Salvatore Amore; also survived by four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; several nieces, nephews and cousins;
He was born Jan. 4, 1932, son of the late Vincent and Concetta Arena Amore. He worked as a bartender for many years and was an U.S. Army
Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict
. He belonged to St. Andrew's Society amd a former member of St. Maria Maddalena Society.
Funeral from Maresca & Sons Funeral Home, 592 Chapel St., New Haven Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christian burial in St. Michael's Church, Wooster Square, at 10 am. Burial with military honors in State Veteran's Cemetery, Middletown. Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 7 pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project Box 758517 Topeka, KS 66675. Offer condolences at www.marescafuneralhome.com