John A. Pina, 77, of 70 Judwin Ave., New Haven passed away March 22, 2007. He was the husband of Dorothy Pina. He was born in New Haven November 26, 1929, son of the late Albert and Elizabeth Pina. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in Korea. Mr. Pina was the owner of a package store in the New Haven area for 20 years prior to his retirement. He was a member of Saint Luke's Episcopal Church, New Haven and the V.F.W. Post #10321 of Hamden. He was a lifelong resident of New Haven. Besides his wife, he is survived by a daughter Cheryl Fleming of Maryland and 2 brothers Albert and Vincent Pina. Also survived by a grandaughter and 2 great- grandchildren. He was predeceased by 2 brothers. Funeral Service will be held at BEECHER & BENNETT TAYLOR FUNERAL HOME, 410 Campbell Ave., West Haven, Wednesday morning March 28 at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Beaverdale Memorial Park. Friends may call Wednesday morning from 10-11a.m.In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 111 Whalley Ave., New Haven, CT 06511.

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  1. Dad, D…..for DEDICATION A…..for ADMIRABLE/AWESOME D…..for DYNAMIC I couldn’t have had a BETTER FATHER. He was always my Strongest Rock. Daddy, you will be greatly missed, but now May you Rest in Peace and Hurt no More! I Love You and will always Cherish my fondest memories. Your daughter, Cheryl Pina-Fleming

  2. Dorothy and family, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Dorothy, at work when you spoke about John, I could tell you loved him very much and will miss him terribly. My prayers are with you all at this sad time.

  3. God has taken our brother to be with his Mother and other relatives….May he rest in Peace…God Bless….Vincent, Barbara and Rolan

  4. John was my ex-brother-in-law and my son’s godfather. We were always close and many will miss him.May he rest in peace.

  5. TO OUR DEAR FRIEND DOROTHY; WE ARE VERY SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT JOHN,HE WAS A DEAR FRIEND TO BOTH OF US AND OUR FAMILY. WE WILL MISS HIM VERY MUCH, WE WILL COME BY TO SEE YOU WHEN IS PERMISSIBLE. WITH ALL OUR LOVE YOLIE & WILLIE ROSARIO

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