Janet C. Carlo, 76, wife of Victor F. Carlo of West Haven, passed away May 11, 2010 in New Haven. In addition to her husband, Janet is survived by children Janet McGaffin and her husband Richard of West Haven, Richard Carlo and his wife Stacy of Milford, Mark Carlo and his wife Michelle of Cheshire and Stephen Carlo and his wife Virginia of Glendale, AZ; grandchildren, Lauren, Magan, Brian and Stephanie and great granddaughter, Mara. She is also survived by her step father, Ernest Sliby of West Haven. She was predeceased by her brother Richard Griffith. Daughter of the late William Griffith and Ann Keenen Griffith Sliby, Janet was born in New Haven on November 3, 1933. She attended St. John Vianney Church and had been employed as a clerk at the former Colonial Pharmacy of West Haven. Funeral Service Friday, May 14 at 11 a.m. at BEECHER & BENNETT-TAYLOR FUNERAL HOME, 410 Campbell Ave., West Haven. Friends may visit with the family prior to the service from 9-11 a.m. Contributions in Janet's memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492 or to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden, CT 06518.

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  1. Buddy, Rick and Stacy…you are in our prayers. We both know how difficult this time is for the entire family. May the Lord bless you and keep you…always.

  2. Dear Carlo family, I’m so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I have fond memories of when Mrs. Carlo taught religious classes at Noble school. Mike

  3. Dear Friends, We are sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. It is never easy to say goodbye but we hope that you find comfort in knowing that she is in a better place. You are in our thoughts and prayers. With love and sympathy, Joyce and Carl

  4. Dear Mark: We just wanted to let you know how sorry we are to hear of your Mother’s passing. The loss of your Mom is a heartbreaking experience and we send our deep sympathy and condolences to you and your family. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  5. Dear Mr. C, Rick, Stacy and Megan, We are so deeply sorry for your loss. Your wife, mother and grandmother will always hold a special place in your hearts. Always remember the good times and the laughs that you had. Mrs. C was a special lady and fun to be around. Our love and deepest sympathy to you all. Jerry, Kim, Jerry, Sarah, Alyssa and Catherine

  6. Dear Rick, Stacy & Megan, Our sincere condolences and sympathy to you and your entire family with the loss of your mom. You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Love, Tina & Dave Cox

  7. I am sorry to hear about your loss. Havin’ just gone through it, God will pull you all through this very hard time.

  8. I’m so sorry to hear of your lose, My thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time.

  9. Janet was one of the nicest people I have ever met. She often took care of me when I was a little girl and I always loved going to her house. My deepest condolences to her entire family. Denise (Vincelette) Van Hise

  10. Mark, I’m so sorry for your loss, I do not know if I ever met your mom, but my deepest apologies for your loss. My mom just let me know this morning. Hugs & kisses to you and michelle

  11. Mark, Please accept our heartfelt condolences on your mothers passing. The news of her death was shocking and upsetting. We hope you and your family can find peace and strength in the memories of happy family times together to help you though this difficult time. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Pat & Jenn Nista

  12. Mark, Your mother was a lovely woman. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Love, Elaine and Mark LeMoine

  13. Please accept our deepest sympathy on the loss of Aunt Janet. Regina Griffith and Richard John Griffith( Louie)

  14. Please know that you all are in our prayers. With deepest sympathy, Jeff, Jackie, Sam & Ben Clark

  15. Rick: Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of your Mom. Gina and I will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. Respectfully, Dave & Gina D’Agostino

  16. Dear Buddy, Rick, Stacy & Megan, Your wife, mom & grandmother was one of the most caring individual that we have ever known. We have had the honor of sharing many joyous times over the years. May she now rest in peace and may her memory forever endure in your hearts.

  17. Dear Rick Your mom Janet was such a wonderful and caring person. When Stacy married Rick your mom treated her with true love and when our grandchild Megan was born she became the love of your mom’s life. Megan adored her grandma Janet and we all loved her very much. To Buddy and you and Stacy we want you to know that we share in your loss. May God Bless Janet and the entire Carlo family. With all our love. Evelyn(Nanny)Silvers and Clifford(Pop Pop)Silvers

  18. Janet was like a mother to all of us at Colonial Pharmacy. being there today at the wake brought back so many memories, which I will hold dearly in my heart forever. She will be sadly missed by all. Sincerly, Linda Vincelette

  19. Rick – I am very sorry to hear about your loss – my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

  20. Rick and family, My deepested sympathies on the loss of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  21. Rick, My wife and I extend our heartfelt sympathies to you and your family. We hope the natural gathering of friends and family during this time will help to console the grief at hand. Sincerely, Marcel & Betti Gauthier

  22. Uncle Buddy, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. May god bless you. Love, Kristine

  23. Uncle Buddy, Rich & I are so sorry to here of Aunt Janet’s passing. We often remember the fun times we had together. Palisades Park, and the peppermint lounge to name just a couple. You guys were always young at heart. Please know our thoughts are with you. Love Betty

  24. Carlo Family~we just read of Janet’s passing and wanted to send our thoughts and prayers. If there is any comfort, it is knowing that our mom & dad will be very happy to have her with them!

  25. Mark, We just heard of the passing of your mom. We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love, Judi Bellizzi

  26. Rick: I was saddened to hear of your Mom’s passing, from a note sent by Jeff Clark. My prayers and best wishes for you and your family. I’m hopeful that your family can find peace in this difficult time. God bless you and your family Rick. –Mark D’Antonio and family

  27. Mark, Please accept our heartfelt condolences on your mothers passing. The news of her death was shocking and upsetting. We hope you and your family can find peace and strength in the memories of happy family times together to help you though this difficult time. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Pat & Jenn Nista

  28. Uncle Buddy, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. May god bless you. Love, Kristine

  29. Uncle Buddy, Rich & I are so sorry to here of Aunt Janet’s passing. We often remember the fun times we had together. Palisades Park, and the peppermint lounge to name just a couple. You guys were always young at heart. Please know our thoughts are with you. Love Betty

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