Obituaries: Anthony M. Nicoletti

Anthony M. Nicoletti, 88, of Bristol, passed away from a brief illness on Thursday August 18, 2016 at Sheriden Woods.

Anthony was born on May 25, 1928 in Bristol, CT a son of the late Emilio and Henrietta Nicoletti.

Mr. Nicoletti was a US Army veteran of the Korean War and retired from Peck Spring Co.

He is survived by his sons, Thomas and his wife Sharon Nicoletti of Bristol and Mark Nicoletti of Plymouth; his grandchildren, Matthew and Timothy; his brother Rocco Nicoletti of Bristol and many nieces and nephews.

Anthony was predeceased by his wife, Virginia (Burneika) Nicoletti; his daughter-in-law Kathleen Nicoletti and his brother Adolph Nicoletti.

In his free time he enjoyed golfing and the many fishing trips with Mark and Miwa.

Calling hours will be held on Sunday August 21, 2016 from 5PM until 7PM at O’Brien Funeral Home, 24 Lincoln Ave., Bristol/Forestville CT.

Funeral services will be held on Monday August 22, 2016 at 9AM from O’Brien Funeral Home to St. Gregory Church, Matlby St. for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM. Burial with military honors will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol.

Memorial donations in his honor may be made to: Huntington’s Disease Society of America, 505 Eighth Ave. Suite 902, New York, NY 10018 or online at www.hdsa.org

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