William Candela, Sr.

August 9, 1928 ~ October 25, 2022 (age 94) 94 Years Old



Entered into heaven, Oct. 25 2022, William Candela, Sr. of East Haven; husband of the late Stella  Mazziotti Candela; father of James (Patricia) Candela, the late Rocco and William Candela , Jr.; brother of Rocco ( Anne) Candela, Angelina Esposito, Loretta Piasecki, the late Theresa Casillo, Rita Rascati, Joseph and Edward Candela; grandfather of  Adrienne and Danielle and the late William;  also survived by great-grandsons Troy, Sonny and Michael and many loving nieces and nephews; born Aug. 9, 1928, son of the late Rocco and Anna Gambardella Candela. Bill worked as an electrician for  many years  with the  IBEW Local 90. He was a long time communicant of St. Michael’s Church.

Family and friends may call Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at MARESCA & SONS FUNERAL HOME 592 Chapel St.  Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Michael ‘s Church 29 Wooster Pl. New Haven, . Interment in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be sent to St. Michael's Church.Offer condolences at 


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October 29, 2022

8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Maresca & Sons Funeral Home
592 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06511

Mass of Christian Burial
October 29, 2022

10:00 AM

Graveside Service
October 29, 2022

11:15 AM
All Saints Cemetery
700 Middletown Ave.
North Haven, CT 06473


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