Meriden- Albert M. Tomassetti, 84 husband of the late Angela (Polvani) Tomassetti for 56 years passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2008. He was born January 11, 1924 in Meriden a son of the late Vincent and Mary Tomassetti. Albert was a lifelong resident of Meriden, a graduate of Meriden High School, a member of the Free Masons and active in the Shriners. He had owned and operated a grocery store in Meriden for 40 years. He was a veteran of World War II, having proudly served his country in the U.S. Marines in the Pacific Theater. He is survived by two sons and their wives, Richard and Catherine Tomassetti of Deep River and Lee and Claudia Tomassetti of Westbrook, two brothers, Vincent Mario and his wife Irene Tomassetti of Meriden and Edmund and his wife Carol Tomassetti of Torrington, one grandson, Taylor Tomassetti as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Val Tweedie. Relatives and friends may call at the Beecher & Bennett-Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden on Tuesday, April 22 from 5-7 p.m. Burial will be private.

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  1. I am deeply sadden by the passing of Al. I will always have fond memories of he and Angela walking in the mall each morning. They were a very friendly and kind.Always stopping to chat each day. I looked forward to see both of them each day.They will be greatly missed. Joanie Ostasiewski

  2. May The Good Lord Bless Albert and Angela now safe in each others arms. The Sun Rises and the Sun Sets, anticipating the Beauty of Tomorrow.

  3. We are deeply saddened about the passing of Al. We just found out and we feel terrible that we weren’t able to send our condolences. Al was a special person and everyones friend. We find comfort in knowing that now he and Angela are together again for eternity. God will now keep them safe in his arms and they will always look over you all from above and everyone that knew and loved Al and Angela will forever keep them and their memory in their hearts. Our prayers go out to you and your families.

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