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“To maria and family With our deep regret on the passing of your loved one. We hope that time will help the healing. From michal j magut and family. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: michael j magut

“Henry (Hank) and I grew up in the same neighborhood and graduated from Central High School together. So very sorry for your loss; he was a fine...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Camille Reale - Trumbull, CT, CT

“Maria, This is Nanettes sister Jessica I just want to say I'm so sorry for the loss of your Dad. My prayers go out to you and your family. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Jessica Rodriquez

“Maria, I am truly sorry for your loss. It is tough losing your father, speaking from experience. He will be missed and I am SURE is in a better...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Dr. Joseph J. Firgeleski, III

“Mr. Altieri always had a smile and a warm word for me. We thank the Creator for his life, endless hard work, and his kindness. Rita, Maria and your...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Leeann Irwin and Mel Black

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“My deepest sympathy to the family. May the "God of tender mercies and all comfort" help you through this difficult time -2 cor 1:3. ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Becky - NV

“Maria,Hugs and prayers. Your dad was a great guy! Give my best to your mom.Cathy Rubano ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Henry will be greatly missed. He was a true gentleman who always had a kind word. Our heartfelt condolences to Rita and Maria. -- Robert, Fumiko and...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Robert Carraro

“Mrs. Altieri and Maria,I am very sorry for your loss. You will be in my prayers. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Anthony Canuel - New Berlin, NY

“Maria, I am so very sorry for you and your Mom. I saw your Dad the last time I was at your office and he was such a kind and gentle man. Know that...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Maria and Mrs. Altieri, I am sorry for your loss and light this candle in honor to the great man that Mr. Altieri was and is. Sorry that we will be...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Verna Bash-Flowers - Gastonia, NC

“Aunt Rita and Maria, You are in our thoughts & prayers. Uncle Henry will always remain, greatly loved and missed. With our deepest sympathies &...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Silvana Altieri

“Maria and Mrs. Altieri, the Bash and Flowers family are so sorry to hear of Mr. Altieri's passing. Our prayers are with you during these difficult...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Verna Bash-Flowers - Gastonia, NC

“Dear Aunt Rita and Maria...My heart is so sad for you both. Uncle Henry was one of the nicest people I have ever known. My thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Debbie Altieri - Milford, CT

“Dear Maria and Rita, so sorry to read of Henry's passing. He was a wonderful man. I will see you Friday night after work. You are in my thoughts...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Judy Brown - Milford, CT


Henry A. Altieri, age 87, of Fairfield, beloved husband of Rita Buynak Altieri, passed away on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Born and raised in Bridgeport, Mr. Altieri had been a Fairfield Town resident for many years. He was a Veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean War. He had worked as an educator for the Norwalk State Technical College, Bridgeport's Central and Harding High Schools and the University of Bridgeport. Mr. Altieri also worked for the Perkin Elmer and AVCO Lycoming companies. At the time of his death Henry worked for his daughter's Law Practice as the Bookkeeper and General Manager. Henry was an avid reader, he liked working on the computer, tending to his gardens and walking at St. Mary's by the Sea. He will be lovingly remembered for his hard work ethic and especially for his devotion to family. He will be greatly missed. In addition to Rita, his devoted wife of 61 years, Henry leaves his daughter, Attorney Maria R. Altieri of Bridgeport, brothers Peter Altieri and his wife Edith of Louisville, KY and Mario Altieri of Mooresville, NC as well as many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Charles Vertucci and his wife Lois and sister in law Jeanette Corvino Altieri. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 am in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Rd., Fairfield Center. Calling hours will be held on Friday from 4-8 pm in the funeral home. Burial will take place privately in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. To sign an online register, purchase flowers or to get travel directions, please visitwww.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com

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