NORTHFORD - Nelson Thomas Cecarelli Jr., 27, died suddenly on Saturday, June 1, 2013, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident that night in North Haven.
Nelson was born in New Haven on Sept. 13, 1985, and had been a lifelong area resident. He attended North Branford schools and had earned some college credit from Gateway Community College. He worked on the Cecarelli family farm and was currently working as a truck driver for Severance Trucking Company. He dearly loved his nephew who held a special place in his heart. He enjoyed long walks with his dog Lexi and especially enjoyed riding his motorcycle.
He is survived by his parents, Nelson T Cecarelli Sr., and Georgene Iacucci Cecarelli, of Northford; his sister, Jenna Cecarelli and her son, Dustin Cecarelli, of Northford; his aunt, Bonnie Cecarelli, of East Haven; his uncles, Gary (Debbie) Iacucci, of North Haven and Lee (Patti) Iacucci, of East Haven. He is also survived by numerous other relatives and friends whos lives he touched with his presence here on earth. He is predeceased by his grandparents, George and Patricia Iacucci; Nelson and Joyce Cecarelli.
Family and friends are invited to go directly to St. Andrew Episcopal Church, Northford at 10 a.m. Saturday to attend a funeral service and are also invited to attend the committal services immediately following in Northford Cemetery. The visiting hours will be Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Andrew Episcopal Church, 1311 Middletown Ave., Northford, CT 06472.
North Haven Funeral Home, Inc.
36 Washington Avenue North Haven, CT 06473-2309
Published in The Record-Journal on June 6, 2013