Angelina Laudano, 92, of East Haven, passed away peacefully at her home with her loving family by her side on Jan. 14. She was the wife of the late John Laudano, Sr. She was born in Amalfi, Italy, on Feb. 12, 1927, to the late Salvatore and Ernestina Naclerio Laudano.
Angelina worked briefly for Central Cleaners but will be most remembered as the woman on the bicycle with the paper route. She delivered papers for many years on her bike. She was a communicant of St. Vincent de Paul Church, was an avid swimmer her entire life, right up until this past weekend at the YMCA in Branford, and also loved living in East Haven and all her wonderful neighborhood friends.
She leaves her four sons, Andrew P. Laudano, John S. Laudano, Dan T. Laudano, all of East Haven, and David J. Laudano of Stratford; a daughter, Regina A. (Victor) Odryna of Hampton, New Hampshire; a brother, Andrea (Anna) Laudano of Amalfi, Italy; five grandchildren, Jeffrey, James, and Michael Laudano, and Christopher and Justin Odryna; and four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her siblings in Italy, Ermelinda, Clelia, Raffaele, and Alfredo.
Her funeral left the East Haven Memorial Longobardi–Brennan Funeral Home, 425 Main St., East Haven, 203-467-1708, Jan. 17 for a Mass of Christian burial celebrated in the parish of St. Pio of Pietrelcina at St. Vincent de Paul Church, Taylor Avenue. Burial was in East Lawn Cemetery. Friends called on Jan. 16. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mary Wade Home, 118 Clinton Ave., New Haven, CT 06513. Please visit Angelina’s memorial page at easthavenmemorial.com and sign her guest book.