Paul F. Margentino, 76, of New Britain, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family. Born in New Britain, the son of the late Francis â€śButchâ€ť and Doris (Hanson) Margentino, he was a lifelong resident. Paul retired from teaching after 35 years in the Wolcott School System. Among his hobbies, he enjoyed visiting flea markets and collecting various memorabilia. Paul is survived by his loving wife, Sandy; his son, Jeff and his wife, Amy of New Britain, along with two grandchildren, Jacob Margentino, and Justin Stange; his brother, Peter and wife, Deborah of Farmington, and his sister, Dori Ann and husband, Jim Platosh of Farmington; along with many nieces and nephews. Paul is predeceased by his son, Jamie Jon Margentino, his brother, Robert Margentino and his sister, Linda Dâ€™Amato.
Funeral services celebrating Paulâ€™s life will be held Tuesday, Feb. 12, with a visitation from 9:00-10:30 a.m. at the Farrell Funeral Home, 110 Franklin Square, New Britain, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at St. Katharine Drexel Parish (St. Maurice Church), 100 Wightman Road, New Britain.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Childrenâ€™s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105. To leave a condolence for the family, please visit www.FarrellFuneralHome.com .