Obituary: Albert Provenzano, 84, of Stratford

Albert Provenzano, age 84, beloved husband of Louise Macisco Provenzano of Stratford, passed away on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Bridgeport on November 11, 1929, he was a son of the late Saverio and Rosa Cicero Provenzano and was a longtime resident of Stratford.

Mr. Provenzano was a U.S. Navy Veteran. Albert was a strong believer in the American Dream and pursued it his whole life. At the age of 28, he and his wife opened the House of Spirits Liquor Store in Stratford, which they operated for over 40 years before retiring. He also believed in our political system serving for over 20 years at the local and state level. He was a State Representative for 10 years serving the 121st district in Stratford.

In addition to his wife Louise of 63 years, survivors include his three loving children, Marc Provenzano and his wife Ann Marie of Milford, Marten Provenzano and his wife Christina of Stratford, Marcel Provenzano of Stratford, a brother, Alfred Provenzano and his wife Aileen of Milford and five cherished grandchildren, Gina, Mariah, Angela, Julia and Giovanni as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by two brothers, Joseph and Anthony Provenzano and a sister, Vincenzina Amorando.

Friends are invited to meet directly in Our Lady of Peace Church, 230 Park Blvd., Stratford on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Stratford. Family and friends may call on Tuesday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at The Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull.

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