DANBURY, Conn. — Carmen F. Catino, of Danbury and formerly of Stamford, died Thursday, March 7. He was 85.
Catino was born in Stamford Jan. 7, 1928, son of John and Mildred (Bafundi) Catino. He attended Stamford schools and graduated from Stamford High School.
A World War II U.S. Army veteran, Catino worked as a trucker for Ring's End Lumber for 40 years, and then as a merchandise and supply gate check at Ring's End Lumber in New Milford.
He was a member of Sacred Heart Parish in Stamford, and attended St. Peter Church in Danbury. He was a member of the Trucker’s Union-Local 191.
Catino is survived by his wife, Antoinette (Cortese); a daughter, Diane Sadowski of Danbury; a son, John P. Catino of Milford; a brother, Theodore Catino of New Hampshire; and three grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents; a son-in-law, Leonard Sadowski; and a brother, Edmond Catino.
Calling hours are Monday, March 11, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9 Granville Ave., Danbury. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 12, at 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Danbury. Interment will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Darien.