NAUGATUCK — John Paternoster, 63, passed away Sunday at his home. He was the husband of the late Linda (Impellitteri) Paternoster, who passed away in 2011.
John was born Feb. 9, 1951 in Bridgeport the son of Ralph Paternoster the late Rose (Ozzi) Paternoster. He was a graduate of Central High School in Bridgeport and had been a Naugatuck resident since 1977. He was employed for many years at Sikorsky Aircraft as a mechanic until his retirement in 2013.
John is survived by his sons, Michael and Steven and his wife Amy all of Naugatuck; his siblings, Ralph and Nancy of Bridgeport, Julie Nicolette of Monroe, and Ginny Re of Shelton; as well as his grandchildren Jussonjah, Matthew, and Melissa.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:15 a.m. from the Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Naugatuck, 201 Meadow St., to St. Francis of Assisi Church for Mass at 11 a.m. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, 282 Washington St., Hartford, CT 06106.
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