Joseph Luigi Marchionni, age 90, of Orange passed away on Saturday February 3, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Mary Bianculli Marchionni. Father of Linda Marchionni of Palm Harbor, FL & Joseph (Alessandra “Sandy”) Marchionni of Branford. Grandfather of Joseph and Christopher Marchionni. Also survived by his niece Debbie and sister in law Teresa Bonaiuto. He was born November 21, 1927 in Sant Ippolito, Italy, son of the late Alberto Marchionni and Angelina Sartorelli. Joe worked as a sheet metal worker for the Joseph H. Day Company until his retirement. He was a member and past president of the Marchegian Club. He loved gardening and making homemade wine. He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing and hunting and raised hunting dogs.
Visitation will be Wednesday morning from 8:30 to 10:30 at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00am in St. Anthony’s Church. Entombment will be in the Garden Mausoleum, St. Lawrence Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 200 Executive Boulevard, Suite 4B, Southington, CT. 06489.