George Joseph Berey, 88, loving husband of 65 years to Catherine Iacuone Berey, passed away suddenly January 13, 2018. George leaves behind his daughter Linda Morcaldi and her husband Vincent of Hamden, son Robert Berey of Naugatuck, and son David Berey and his wife Cathy of Glastonbury. Beloved grandfather of Vincent Morcaldi, Dana Morcaldi, Christina Berey, Nick Berey, Ben Berey, and Laura Berey Sweeney and her husband Jake. He was predeceased by sisters, Rose Magda and Teresa Gargano, and a brother Leon Berey. He was born in Shelton, CT May 1, 1929; a son of the late Peter and Caroline Taragna Berey, and had proudly served in the US Army during the Korean conflict. George was employed with the B. F. Goodrich Rubber Co. as a shipping foreman and Klarides Supermarkets for many years before his retirement. He enjoyed spending time with his family, watching the New York Yankees and New York Jets, and going to the casinos.

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  1. I am so shocked and so very sorry to hear of George’s passing. He will be missed very much. We have another Angel looking over us here at CR.

  2. Linda and Family, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your dad. Wanted to send my prayers to you and your family at this time and hope this brings you comfort.

  3. Linda and Vinnie, Wishing you a heartfelt condolence. You know if there’s anything you need, your UI family is here for you always. Thoughts and prayers for you and your whole family

  4. As a friend of Rob’s, I only had an opportunity to meet Mr Berey a few times over the years. Mr. berey was a strong presence in the room, with no doubts about his strong opinions and beliefs. May God rest his soul. Rob, Please accept my condolences, and also, please extend condolences to your mother, sister, brother, and Laura. Jim Hagan

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