Henry A. Apicelli

East Lyme - Henry A. Apicelli, 82, of Lake View Heights, Niantic, passed away on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at the Lawrence + Memorial Hospital, New London.

He was born on Feb. 15, 1932, in New London, the son of Harry and Elizabeth (Rouchak) Apicelli. He married the former Elizabeth Nott in New London on April 23, 1953.

Henry graduated from the former Chapman Technical High School; he joined the U.S. Coast Guard and served in the reserves for four years. He worked at Electric Boat as an electrical designer for 43 years, retiring in 1994.

Besides his wife of 61 years, Elizabeth; he is survived by a son, Henry W. Apicelli and his wife, Vicki, of Oakdale; a daughter, Laura Apicelli of New London; and four grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his brother, Andrew Apicelli.

Henry was a true family man, he loved his wife, children and grandchildren. There was nothing he would not do for any of them. He was an avid fan of the Yankees and the Lady Huskys.

Thomas L. Neilan & Sons, 12 Ocean Ave., New London is in charge of arrangements which are private.

Donations in his memory may be made to the .


Funeral Home

Thomas L. Neilan & Sons Funeral Home
12 Ocean Avenue New London, CT 06320
(860) 443-1871

Published in The Day on May 4, 2014