Pauline Ornato, age 93, of West Haven, beloved wife to the late Alphonse Ornato, passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2018. Born in New Haven on June 8, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Pietro and Maria (Pinde) Penta. Pauline is survived by her children Marilyn (Dennis) Franco, Louis Ornato, grandchildren, Dennis Franco, Jr., Dawn (Kevin) Dokla, great granddaughter, Darci Dokla, brother Pete Penta. She was predeceased by her siblings Josephine Picagli, Millie Sagnella, and Mickey Penta. Pauline was active with the West Haven Italian American Club. She loved to cook and bake especially her lasagna and Italian cream pie.
Visitation hours will be held on Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. Her funeral procession will leave the funeral home on Tuesday at 8:30 am for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the Church of Saint Louis at 9:00 am. Interment will be private.